Starting a Business

A broad range of assistance is offered to new businesses by Federal, State and territory governments.

An important decision you need to make when starting a business is choosing the business structure that best suits your needs and budget.

There are four main types of business structures commonly used by small business in Australia:

  • Individuals and sole traders;
  • Partnerships;
  • Trusts, and
  • Companies.

Visit www.business.gov.au for more information.