small business links

Running a small business can be time consuming and complicated. To make your job a little easier we have put together the following useful links to assist small business owners stay up to date with their obligations.

  1. Business Queensland –

This is a Queensland Government site for small business with resources, advice and support on a wide range of issues in relation to small business, including setting up and planning for a business, business types and legal structures, finances and cash flow, marketing and sales, employment, customer service, workplace health and safety, growing your business, protecting your business and intellectual property.

  1. ASIC

Information about starting a small business, compliance for small business and closing a small business. This page has helpful ‘one minute guides’ on a number of topics key to running a small business.

  1. FairWork Ombudsman –

This site provides useful information for small business employers – finding the applicable award, record keeping and payslip obligations, calculating leave, ending employment and managing employees. The site also provides the contact details for the Small Business Helpline for workplace relations advice.

  1. Office of Fair Trading –

This site provides tips for starting and running your business, selling your products and services online, unfair contract terms, unfair business terms, dealing with complaints and other small business resources.

Zinta Harris