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Your pathway to business support starts here.

Whether you are just getting started or have been operating for years, everyone needs a little help sometimes.

You have landed in the right place if you want to explore an idea, start a business or need good advice. Scroll down to figure out which program is right for you.

Your own boss. Your own terms.

Which program is right for you?

Business Foundations is a provider of Self Employment Assistance a free national program designed to help people start, grow and improve your business.

I like the idea of working for myself, where do I start?

This immersive two-week workshop will help you understand what is involved with starting a business, how to generate or validate your business idea, and how to make an informed decision about whether self-employment is the right choice.

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I would like to start a business

Your own boss. Your own terms. By being your own boss, you can follow your dream, whether that is working closer to home, being more flexible with your time or sharing your passion with the world. This program will help you set up, start and grow a business. 

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I have a business and want tailored advice

A Business Health Check is an easy way to discover where your business is doing well and highlights the areas that need your attention. You will work through a step-by-step process with one of our experienced advisers to identify where you can make improvements.

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If you…

  • Are interested in owning and running a business
  • Receive any government support (Centrelink benefits)
  • Want specialised training and support while you develop your plans
… Self Employment Assistance is for you.


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Why Register for Self Employment Assistance?

  • Are you interested in starting or running your own business?
  • Have a business idea and want to work on your own terms?
  • If you have been asking yourself how to start your own business?

If you have answered yes to any of these questions, you are in the right place. This can be delivered in person, online or both.

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What should I expect?
What should I expect?

What should I expect?

What should I expect?

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