Business SA campaigns on a range of policy and financial issues to create an environment in which businesses can grow, create jobs and contribute to the State’s prosperity. Business SA’s experienced team of policy advisors work with members, government, education facilitators and industry to ensure South Australia is one of the most globally competitive places in the world to do business.

 
POLICY

The Regional Voice 2018 Report

The most comprehensive regional business survey conducted in South Australia has found owners and decision makers are being hampered by high electricity costs, lack access to appropriately skilled ...

Our Latest Submissions

Business SA Submission to Review of Designated Area Migration Agreements (DAMAs)
Business SA’s submission supports DAMAs as one mechanism to improve the ability of employers, particularly in Regional South Australia, to access suitably skilled migrants. However, we outline a range of aspects of the existing DAMAs which require improvement to ensure this option can reach its i...

Campaigns

Understanding the Impact of Crime on South Australian Businesses
Business SA has recently worked with CrimeStoppers to produce a report on the impacts of crime on business, the frequency with which it happens, and the most prevalent crimes. CrimeStoppers has been the trusted link between the community, businesses, the media and police for more than 20 years...

Business SA Policy Charter

Recommendations
Business SA is South Australia’s peak Chamber of Commerce and Industry and largest employer body, representing over 3,500 businesses and employers across every industry sector, reflecting the diverse nature of our state’s economy. We have a proud history dating back to 1839, only three years afte...

Research & Insight

Business Now - December Quarter 2019
What is the survey about? The Survey of Business Expectations is a quarterly survey which highlights the South Australian business community’s view of current and future economic conditions. In partnership with advisory firm William Buck , the results are analysed, deciphered and published ...