Find out if your business is entitled to an ABN. It's free and you can apply online. Registering for an ABN is not compulsory, but you will need one to register for the GST.
If your business name is no longer required when selling, closing or changing your business, you'll need to tell the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC).
Last Updated: 24 June 2016
ABN search comes to the new business.gov.au…
Last Updated: 8 November 2017
Did you know that registering your business or purchasing a domain name is not the same as trade marking it?
Your domain name is your website address on the internet and gives you an online identity or brand. Find out how to register a domain name for your business.
Last Updated: 14 June 2018
A reminder for all small business owners.
Welcome to the New to Business Essentials module on registrations.
Provides employees with tax deductions for the cost of renting, purchasing or maintaining a non-compulsory uniform, where this clothing is registered by employers. Employers are also eligible for fringe benefit tax (FBT) concessions on any contribution they make towards the employee’s uniforms.
Who can apply:
At a minimum, you must:
- be an employer in Australia with a non-compulsory corporate uniform that meets the Approved Occupational Clothing Guidelines
- have a complete outfit as a non-compulsory uniform which includes a company identifier.
Other eligibility requirements may apply.
The taxes you must register for depend on the type of business you’re starting. Some tax registrations apply to all businesses and others may be compulsory depending on your business’ size and type.
The CDIC provides export-ready companies with access to new or existing markets and international supply chains through Team Defence Australia events.