SEMMA is an independent body that represents the interests of manufacturers within the South East Melbourne region. Membership benefits include:

Networking & Business Opportunities

An alliance like SEMMA turns competitors into allies and promotes further business growth. SEMMA will offer its members facilitated business networking to encourage:

Influence Government Policy

SEMMA will provide an opportunity for businesses to come together to lobby State and Federal governments on all issues directly relating to manufacturing. More than 60 percent of businesses in South East Melbourne fall within the small to medium size category. SEMMA members will, as a powerful and unified front, have the opportunity to influence government policy in:

Investment, Research & Development, Free Trade, Export Finance, Anti-Dumping, Regulations & Standards, Purchasing Policies, Education, Training Standards

Education & Support

All members will also receive membership to South East Business Networks (SEBN). They will be invited to many events put on by both SEMMA and SEBN including:

 

Member Deals

JB Hi-Fi Commercial
Member Deal

JB Hi-Fi Commercial are offering SEMMA Members the following benefits:

  • Buying from a huge range of products at competitive commercial pricing
  • Competitive pricing extended to Family and Friends
  • Delivery direct to you or pick up from one of the 180+ stores nationally
Workcover Service
Level Agreement
  • Administered by Xchanging (formerly Cambridge Integrated Services)
  • Defined process for administration of your WorkCover
  • Increased control over costs & claims
  • Combined SEMMA membership has greater benefits for agents
  • Fulfils SEMMA's Charter – assisting SME's
Electricity
Deals

Selectricity provides tailored services for medium to large energy users in Australian energy markets. They specialise in issues of contestability and regulations, retail supply negotiations, network supply infrastructure, tariff applications, energy efficiency strategies, energy technologies and other energy based services.

1st Contact
Foreign Exchange Deal

 

1st Contact provides an alternative to using the banks when transferring funds internationally. 

We are delighted to offer any SEMMA members the following:

  • Preferential rates on any overseas payments
  • Free international trade payments - no sending or receiving fees will be charged on any transfers
  • A $50 Coles / Myer voucher to any member who registers and makes their first transfer