Starting or buying a business

If you're considering, researching or developing plans for a new business use our guides, checklists, tips and templates to help you.

Start your new business journey by:

Business Launchpad

Use the Business Launchpad to find the licences, permits and registrations you need to start your business in Queensland.

Tools and resources

Key elements of starting a business

Learn about the legal, regulatory, resource and finance elements of business before starting.

Writing a business plan

Find out how developing a business plan can help you to achieve your business objectives and goals - both short term and long term.

Energy saving rebates for your business

Existing small to medium businesses can apply for rebates to install energy-efficient equipment and help reduce energy bills.