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Are you looking at importing goods for your business?

To ensure your importing is successful (and legal!), you'll need to be aware of government regulations, including clearance.

Although there’s no general licence required for importing, Australian Customs will need to clear your goods on import.

Find out what steps to take when importing your goods so you don’t risk breaking the law: [...
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Import and Export
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Are you on LinkedIn?

We’ve launched a LinkedIn channel! Follow us for business tips and information to help you start, run and grow your business.

Read our latest news article to learn more: [ Link ] is now on LinkedIn!
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Are you thinking about changing suppliers?

Changing suppliers can affect how your business operates, so it’s important to consider all your options to ensure you get the best result for your business.

Check out our tips on what to think about before you start making any decisions: [ Link ]

Are you thinking about changing suppliers?
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Do you have clients who conduct research and development (R&D) activities?

The R&D Tax Incentive e-learning course is available to help accountants and tax agents understand the details of the R&D Tax Incentive.

Read our latest news article to learn more: [ Link ]

Help your clients correctly claim the R&D Tax Incentive
Do you make a country of origin claim on your products?

If so, the recent changes to the safe harbour defences for origin may make it easier for you to determine the most appropriate claim for your product

Read our latest news article to learn more: [ Link ]

Country of origin claims made easier
It can take time and research to find the right suppliers for your business, so it’s important to build a strong and professional relationship with your suppliers.

Read our tips to help you develop and grow a solid business connection: [ Link ]

Build a stronger relationship with your suppliers
Happy Valentine’s Day!

Spend some time today working ON your business rather than IN it.

Show your business some love with our 5 tips: [ Link ]

Give your business some love this Valentine's day!
It’s important to safeguard your business and brand with a trade mark, as it will protect the identity of your goods and services!

To help you search the Australia’s trade mark database, IP Australia - Official have launched the easy-to-use Australian Trade Mark Search tool!

Read our latest news article to find out how the tool can help your business: [ Link ]

Searching for a trade mark is now simple and easy!
So you’ve decided to start exporting your products?

Your next step should be to develop an export plan, to ensure you have a clear path to follow.

Check out our ‘develop an export plan’ information to help you prepare your plan: [ Link ]

Develop an export plan
Do you sell products in your business?

If so, there’s a few things you’ll need to consider:
> the price
> product labelling requirements
> product safety
> finding a supplier.

Before you start selling, check out our info to make sure your products comply: [ Link ]

Selling Goods
Alert for all business owners and Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) customers!

Recently there have been scammers contacting ASIC customers via email requesting them to pay fees and provide personal information to renew their business or company name.

Check out our latest news article to learn more: [ Link ]

Protect your business from scams
Effective marketing and advertising can help you grow your business, improve your brand and attract more customers.

Read our latest news article to learn why you need a marketing plan and find out the best marketing efforts for your business: [ Link ]

Do you want to attract more customers?
Applications for the Cooperative Research Centres Projects (CRC-P) 3rd selection round are now open!

CRC-P grants support short term industry-led collaborations to develop important new technologies, products and services.

Learn more about the CRC Programme and how to apply:

3rd CRC P selection round
Are you a young Aussie who wants to start your own business?

The Department of Employment’s, Encouraging Entrepreneurship and Self-Employment initiative can help you make your dream of starting a business a reality!

Read our latest news article to learn more about the program:
[ Link ]

Support available for young Australian entrepreneurs
Want to start selling your products online?

If you’re unfamiliar with websites and technology, getting online can be a daunting task. Our ‘Buying and selling online’ guide will help you understand the basics, such as:
> registering a domain name
> building a website
> using social media.

Check it out now:

Buying and Selling Online
DID YOU KNOW: You don’t need to pay someone to register your business for you?

If you’re a DIY kind of person, you can do it all yourself!

Here’s some of the steps involved:
> apply for an ABN
> check if your chosen business name is available
> register your domain name.

10 Steps To Set Up Your Business:

Steps for setting up your business
Is your dream business finally up for sale?

Like anything in life, purchasing an established business has both advantages and disadvantages To help prospective business owners, we’ve put together a list of 15 things you should think about before buying an established business.

Buy an established business
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