Business Queensland

Making it easier to start, run and grow your business

Get ready for disaster season

Find out how to prepare your business for natural disasters. Learn how you can access financial assistance and other support.

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Small business mental health support

Find resources to support your mental wellbeing and the wellbeing of your staff.

Single-use plastic items ban expanded

More single-use plastic items are banned from supply in Queensland from 1 September 2023. Learn how your business may be affected.

Brisbane 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games opportunities

The Q2032 Procurement Strategy has been launched. Get 'match fit' to supply. Register for opportunities and updates.

Register for a free business mentoring session

Discuss opportunities and challenges that you may be facing in your business with experienced business mentors.

Guide for new liquor licensees

Get help navigating the requirements of your new liquor licence. Learn how to meet your licence conditions and avoid common mistakes.

Business performance assessment tools

Find a range of interactive tools to help you check the current health and performance of your business.

Small Business Hotline

Phone the Small Business Hotline on 1300 654 687 for information on support programs, grants and services for Queensland small businesses.

Start your business

Business Launchpad

Save time and effort when starting and running a business. Use our online tool to find which licences and permits you'll need.

Setting up a new business

Learn about the process for turning your idea and business plan into an operation that's ready to trade.

Registering a business name

Learn how to choose, register, use and manage a business name.

Business readiness health check

Receive a personalised report with advice on key areas where your start-up plans may need further work, and resources to help you launch your business.

Connect with Business Queensland

Keep up to date with all the latest information for Queensland small businesses.