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Find information on starting, growing, and running a safe, compliant, and sustainable business in the City of Karratha.

Small Business Approvals Process Flow Chart

Local Business Agencies

Karratha & Districts Chamber of Commerce & Industry

The Karratha & Districts Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KDCCI) is a not-for-profit organisation representing the needs and aspirations of the local business community, and providing a strong, active, and independent voice for its members. 

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Karratha Enterprise Hub

The Karratha Enterprise Hub  is a not-for-profit organisation supporting business owners with low-cost office space and coworking space available for hire. Daily, weekly, monthly and long term prices available.
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RSM Business Local

RSM Australia is a provider of Business Local, your network of business advisers in regional WA.
Proudly funded by the Small Business Development Corporation, RSM Business Local  deliver FREE support services to “for-profit” small businesses in the Pilbara, with an office located in Karratha.
Visit for more information and to connect with an advisor.  

Family Day Care offers education and care for up to seven children aged 0 to 13 years.
the City can help you complete the necessary approvals if you’d like to operate a small-scale business from your home
The City actively supports mobile trading to help sustain and grow local businesses to benefit the local community.  
A shop is defined as any land or buildings wherein the predominate use is for the display or sale by retail or hire of goods or
To ensure the safety of operators and clients, some types of businesses, including those which involve massage, hairdressing
The City of Karratha joined the Small Business Friendly Approvals Program delivered by the State Governments Small Business Dev

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