Start-ups include:

  • Café, Restaurant or Small Bar
  • Housing Construction
  • Clothing Retail
  • Printing Services, and
  • Road Freight

Starting a new business is exciting. But working out the licences and permits needed can be daunting, not to mention confusing.  Georges River Council has partnered with Service NSW to streamlined the process through the Easy to do Business program:

Government Assistance to Start Your Business - New Enterprise Incentive Scheme (NEIS)

If you have a great idea that you want to turn into a viable business, the Federal Government’s NEIS Program can help get you started.  With 8,600 places available nationally each year, approved applicants will receive training in small business management, business skills and assistance to develop a business plan.

Federal Government Guide to Starting Your Business

The Federal Government provides comprehensive information on setting up your business.  This guide will take you through each step of starting a business and help you understand what's ahead. Topics include:

  • Prepare for business
  • Make key decisions
  • Plan for success
  • Register your business
  • Prepare for tax
  • Know the law
  • Prepare your finances
  • Protect your business
  • Set up operations
Federal Government start up information 

NSW Government Guide to Starting Your Business

NSW has the best environment in Australia to start or grow a business, with over 736,000 small businesses already operating across the state.  The NSW Government and other agencies provide many types of support for business and help for individuals to start up a business.

Flying Solo Micro Business Community

Flying Solo is Australia’s largest online business community.  If you’re starting a new business, you’ll find comprehensive resources to help ensure you get off on the right foot.

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