Our Government Links section helps you save time by giving you access to sites with relevant and concise information.
The business government website offers simple and convenient access to all the government information, forms and services you need. It’s a whole-of-government service providing essential information on planning, starting and growing your business.
Business owners and managers, and individuals with an interest in business such as representatives of industry associations, tax agents and even employees of state and local government agencies are invited to register.
The Australian Trade Commission – Austrade – is the Australian Government’s trade and investment development agency.
They help Australian businesses of all sizes, across all sectors, to succeed in international trade and investment.
Operating through a global network of offices in more than 110 locations in over 55 countries, Austrade offers practical advice, market intelligence and ongoing support to Australian business.
Australian Securities and Investment Commission
ASIC is Australia’s corporate, markets and financial services regulator. They contribute to Australia’s economic reputation and wellbeing by ensuring that Australia’s financial markets are fair and transparent, supported by confident and informed investors and consumers.
Safe Work Australia
Safe Work Australia operates as an independent statutory agency with it’s primary responsibility to improve occupational health and safety and workers’ compensation arrangements across Australia.
Fair Work Australia is the national workplace relations tribunal. It is an independent body with power to carry out a range of functions relating to:
- the safety net of minimum wages and employment conditions
- enterprise bargaining
- industrial action
- dispute resolution
- termination of employment
- other workplace matters.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
The ACCC promotes competition and fair trade in the market place to benefit consumers, businesses and the community. It also regulates national infrastructure services. Its primary responsibility is to ensure that individuals and businesses comply with the Commonwealth competition, fair trading and consumer protection laws.
Individual Tax Rates
These rates apply to individuals who are residents of Australia for tax purposes.
Company Tax Rates
Australian Bureau of Statistics
The Australian Bureau of Statistics can help you by providing statistical solutions to make informed decisions.
The ABS provides statistics on a wide range of economic and social matters, serving government, business and the general population.
ABN Lookup provides access to the publicly available information provided by businesses when they register for an Australian Business Number (ABN).
Registration and Licences
When you’re starting up a new business it’s important to find out what registration and licences apply to you. This can be complex as local, state, territory and federal governments all handle registration and licensing for various aspects of your business.
Indigenous Business Australia
Indigenous Business Australia identify and pursue opportunities that enable Indigenous Australians to create wealth, accumulate assets and achieve their financial aspirations. They do this by building mutually respectful and responsible partnerships with Indigenous Australians, government agencies, private sector business and industry.
Small Business Toolkit
Test your business knowledge, learn how to improve your business and create plans to grow your business. Join in anywhere and work your way through the Tool Kit at your own pace.
Western Australia Business Government Links
Queensland Australia Business Links
Victoria Australia Business Links
NSW Australia Business Links
South Australia Business Links
Northern Territory Business Links
ACT Australia Business Links
Tasmania Australia Business Links