Small Business Development Bill Consultation Meeting postponed

THE Vanuatu Chamber of Commerce and Industry is working to make business owners aware of a proposed new Small Business Development Bill, drafted by the Cooperatives Department, to establish a Small Business Development Department under the Ministry of Trade, Commerce, Industry and Tourism.

VCCI is currently in the process of arranging a consultation meeting between the Cooperatives Department, VCCI and business members. A date and venue is yet to be confirmed by the Cooperatives Department.

In the best interests of key stakeholders, VCCI has invited the Officers of Cooperatives Department to come to present and explain to business members this new Bill, and how it will affect small to medium business license holders, and also the work of the VCCI current.

Email VCCI Reception at to receive a copy of the Small Business Development Bill via email.