Next steps

A good way to check which registrations you need across all levels of government is to use the Business Registration Services on

Screenshot of the Tax registrations webpage on
You enter some basic details about your business and activities to get a personalised list with links to the registrations you will need.

Starting a small business

Steps Progress

Is my hobby a business?

9 mins

Business structures overview

5 mins

Business registrations

5 mins

Sole trader structure

7 mins

Partnership structure

10 mins

Company structure

13 mins

Trust structure

7 mins

Small business support

10 mins

Related courses

1 mins

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