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: 29 June 2018
Use the Business Registration Service to help you get your business up and running.
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.
There are a number of structures that you can choose from when starting or expanding your business.
When importing, it's important to find out if the goods you'd like to import are prohibited or restricted goods.
The CDIC provides export-ready companies with access to new or existing markets and international supply chains through Team Defence Australia events.
Register for the CDICs Introduction to the Defence Market seminars
There are a number of factors to consider when selling your business, one of the most important being how much you would like to sell your business for.
Starting an online business means applying for a business name, and finding out what licensing and permit requirements apply in your state or territory. You'll also want to get an internet domain name for your website after you figure out your business structure and apply for an ABN.