Small business

Information and events supporting Queensland's small businesses.

Backing Business in the Bush Fund

Learn more about the Backing Business in the Bush Fund, supporting small to medium enterprises (SMEs) to expand, enhance or diversify their businesses in regional Queensland. Applications close 14 January 2024.


Small businesses in Queensland

Read about Queensland small business statistics and find strategy and action plan and national small business resources.

Small business strategy survey

The Small Business Strategy survey was used to gather information to help us understand your challenges, priorities and goals.

Go Local, Grow Local

Read about the Go Local, Grow Local campaign, encouraging consumers to support Queensland small businesses.

Small Business Roadshow

Read the Small Business Roadshows feedback reports. The roadshows allowed business to discuss concerns and government to highlight initiatives to help.

Queensland Small Business Month 2023

Thank you to the many Queenslanders, our partners and stakeholders who supported our small businesses during Queensland Small Business Month 2023.

Regional Networker Grant Program

Find information about the Regional Networker Grant Program which is part of Queensland Small Business Month 2023.

Business Queensland Connect newsletter

Subscribe to Business Queensland Connect—your monthly newsletter to keep you up to date with the latest information for Queensland small businesses.

Mentoring for Growth program

Register your interest in the Mentoring for Growth Program (M4G), or volunteer to become a business mentor.

Mental health and wellbeing resources for businesses

Find information, support and resources to help you look after your mental health and wellbeing as you run your business.

Advance Queensland innovation initiative

Advance Queensland offers funding and support for Queensland businesses to create the knowledge-based jobs of the future.

Business events

Find out about the latest business events that can help you to improve your business.

Queensland Government payments to small businesses

Find out about the Queensland Government's On-time Payment Policy and how to submit a claim.