Registration & licences - Business topics | business.gov.au 

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Having the correct licenses and registrations is fundamental to your business. They allow you to operate without fear of closure from non-compliance and are the foundation to successful business.

When you’re starting a new business it’s important to find out what registrations and licences apply to you.

Our registration and licences topic below covers information on registering your business or company, deciding on a business structure and registering for taxation.

Australian Business Licence and Information Service

Australian, state, territory and local governments are responsible for different business licences, permits, registrations and certificates. To find those that apply to you, use the Australian Business Licence & Information Service (ABLIS).