SEMMA is a peak industry group representing more than 200 leading manufacturers based in South East Melbourne. SEMMA provides its members with a strong, clear voice, able to participate in the ongoing regional and national debate regarding the critical need for an innovative and sustainable manufacturing community.
Become a member
SEMMA is an independent body that represents the interests of manufacturers within the South East Melbourne region.
An alliance like SEMMA turns competitors into allies and promotes further business growth.
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, Training Standards
Education & Support
All members will also receive membership to South East Business Networks (SEBN). They will be invited to many events hosted by both SEMMA and SEBN including:
- Industry Events with political and business leaders
- Industry Breakfasts and Dinners to discuss current issues
- Educational seminars and lectures
- Increasing interactivity on the SEMMA website