Running a small business

Learn about business compliance, obligations and regulations in NSW, and explore opportunities to grow your business.

Business taxes

Find information about the types of taxes and duties businesses pay to the NSW Government including transfer duty and payroll tax.

Business insurance

Protect your business and your customers by getting the right type of insurance.

Dealing with customers

Fair Trading NSW has information about Australian Consumer Law for your business.

Renting a property for your business

How to rent a retail, commercial or agricultural property for your business.

Make your workplace safe

SafeWork is NSW's workplace health and safety regulator, offering programs and support to help prevent injuries at work.

Mentally healthy workplaces

Learn how to create a mentally healthy workplace, your rights and obligations, and the free training and resources available.

Grow your business

Learn about the ways you can expand your business, from innovative product development to supplying to government and other businesses.

Selling to NSW Government

Find out how to tender for NSW Government contracts and local government opportunities.

Selling or closing your business

Careful planning will help you with the transition out of your business.

Get personalised support from the Service NSW Business Bureau


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One-on-one guidance

The Service NSW Business Concierge service offers free, personalised support over the phone, in person or online to help businesses at every stage of their journey. A Business Concierge can help businesses navigate government requirements and access licences, applications and financial assistance.


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Tailored, independent advice

Service NSW Business Connect offers up to 8 hours of free support, including tailored advice, events and online resources. Advisors can help with business planning, marketing, cash flow and more.


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Help for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander businesses

The Aboriginal Business Advisory Initiative offers free, independent advisory services delivered by Aboriginal people who bring their own lived experience, knowledge of small business operations, and strong community ties to coaching sessions and advice.

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