Find out the 5 key steps for setting up your business including deciding on business type and structure, registering your business name, applying for an ABN and understanding taxation and finance.
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…
Whether you work with customers, businesses, provide services or sell goods, it's important to know your rights and obligations and how the consumer laws affect your business.
A registered trade mark gives you the exclusive legal right to use, license or sell your goods or services in Australia. Find out how to register a trade mark for your business.
Find out how and when you need to register for a business name, the costs and how to choose your name.
Understand the importance of business planning to help you reach your goal. The business planning section covers a broad range of information to help you start, run and grow your business.
Choosing the right name is important for your image and to differentiate you from competitors. Find out how to choose and register a business or company name, and understand the difference between business name and a trade mark.
Last Updated: 21 August 2018
A reminder for all small business owners.
Last Updated: 29 June 2018
Use the Business Registration Service to help you get your business up and running.