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Directory Search - Starting a Business

Company Formation & Searches - assistance with forming a company
 
Business Brokers - find a business for sale
 
Government & Industry Grants - sources of information on start-up grants
 
Raise Money for Your Business - find an investor or a bank
 
Government/Associations - Licencing & Registration - information on registering your business
 
Web Domain Registration & Hosting - register your domain name
 
Law Firms - Intellectual Property - find suppliers to help you protect your intellectual property
 
Government/Associations - Employment Information - find out more about your rights as an employer
 
Property Sales & Leasing - find a new premises for your business
 
Franchising Opportunities - research the various franchise opportunities available

Checklists - Starting a Business

Choosing the Right Business
Don't buy a hospitality business if you have no experience in dealing...More
 
How to Buy a Business
The safest and most cost-effective way to approach the purchase of a...More
 
Negotiating the Purchase of a Business
When negotiating the purchase of a business you can include a number...More
 
How to Get Your First Customer
What practical steps can you take to ensure your business gets off...More
 
Understanding Franchises
Find out all you need to know about franchises here with a...More
 
Top 10 Questions for Starting a Business
The top 10 questions asked when starting a business are answered here....More
 
Assessing the Profitability of a Business
Profitability figures are often presented to prospective purchasers as tax figures. In...More
 
Business Structures in Australia
Here we outline common business structures in Australia. Other topics discussed include...More
 
Getting Your Business Started - A Checklist
Use this checklist to get your business started the right way. For...More
 
Determining the Purchase Price
Determining the value of a business is a complex task. The total...More
 

Featured Business Videos

Intellectual Property Explained
The basics of Intellectual Property explained.
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Online Marketing - Pay Per Click
How pay per click internet marketing can work for you.
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Futher Considerations - Property Leasing
Further issues to consider when negotiating property agreements.
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Factsheets - Starting a Business

Are you suited to Franchising?
As with any new business venture, you need to carefully consider whether...More
 
Super for Self-Employed
What superannuation options are available when you are self-employed? Here we discuss...More
 
Tips on Goal Setting
Generating success in a business requires an enormous amount of energy and...More
 
Small Business Strategy : How Strong is Yours?
For a long time strategy has been considered one of the realms...More
 
Buying a Business vs Building From Scratch
A discussion on the pros and cons of buying a business vs...More
 
Price Right? Profit Right?
How do businesses determine their prices? Do you follow your competitors? Or...More
 
Finance Considerations for Small Business
Here we discuss those all-important finances - how to plan your finances,...More
 
Buying a Business
This factsheet outlines important considerations when buying a business. Topics covered include...More
 
Tax and Business
This factsheet covers all you need to know about taxation - tax...More
 
7 Key Numbers To Drive Profit
The 7 Key Numbers To Drive Profit are Revenue Growth %, Price...More
 




Starting a Business Links

ATO - Checklist from the Australian Tax Office on Starting a Business
 
business.gov.au - Government information service for Australian businesses
 
Australian Securities and Investment Commission - Free Australian company and business names search
 
Springwise Ideas Database - Online trend spotting hub with an extensive ideas database inspired by emerging global trends
 
The Australian Investment Network - an online platform connecting entrepreneurs with angel investors
 
Business Licence Information Service - Information on licences required to operate your business in Australia
 
Ausregistry - Australian domain name search and registration.
 
AusIndustry - Australian Government assistance programs
 
IP Australia - Information on Intellectual Property
 
Australian Business Register - Register for an ABN