Licensing and registration, regulations and taxes
Licensing and registration
Registration requirements for your business
Find the registrations, licences and permits you need to start or run your business.
Work and business licences
Check out the different types of business licences available in South Australia.
Australian Business Licence and Information Service (ABLIS)
Find information about licences you may need for your business.
An exploration licence (EL) is the principal title issued for exploration in the state of South Australia
Understanding Australian business regulations
Information on laws relating to intellectual property, business practices, environment, importing and exporting, and financial reporting in Australia.
Australian business and environment laws
Legislation exists to protect and outline the rights of businesses and business owners.
Australian consumer laws
Understand Australian consumer law and what it means to ensure consumer guarantees, consumer product safety, fair contract terms and fair sales practices.
Australian privacy laws
For companies with an annual turnover of more than $3 million handle personal information.
Mining regulations in South Australia
Mining Act compliance and enforcement in South Australia
Australian Tax Office
Taxes in Australia are administered and collected by the Australian Taxation Office (ATO), and in some cases, State Government revenue offices.
Information on taxes applied by the Australian Government.
Foreign ownership surcharge
A foreign person or trust may be required to pay a surcharge.
South Australian taxes
Information on taxes applied by the South Australian Government.
International tax for business
Find out your tax obligations.
Research and development incentives
The Australian Government provides incentives for companies engaging in research and development in Australia.
Wine equalisation tax
If you make wine, import wine into Australia or sell it by wholesale, you'll generally have to account for wine equalisation tax (WET).