Small business

Information and events supporting Queensland's small businesses.


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.

Queensland Small Business Month 2024

Each May Queensland Small Business Month celebrates our small businesses and the vital contribution they make to our state's economy and to our communities.

Regional Networker Grant Program

Find information about the Regional Networker Grant Program which is part of Queensland Small Business Month 2024.

Small Business Support Network

Discover your Small Business Support Network. Free financial counselling, wellness coaching, and other support services designed to help you and your business.

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.

For non-English speakers

Find translated information for small business owners and operators.

Available in Vietnamese, Thai, Swahili, Somali, Kurmanji, Korean, Japanese, Chinese Traditional, Chinese Simplified and Arabic.

Small business information sheets

Read about our small business services and programs.

Mentoring for Growth

Register your interest in the M4G program, or volunteer to become a business mentor.

Small business video guides

View videos on writing business and marketing plans, finding and hiring staff, social media and marketing and taking your business online.