If your query relates to business issues, or there are government transactions or services that you need, you may find answers through the business.gov.au gateway. The website address is: www.business.gov.au
Frequently requested information
The Australian Taxation Office provides information about ABNs with a link to the Australian Business Register where you can submit an application online.
ABN Lookup provides access to the publicly available information provided by businesses when they register for an Australian Business Number (ABN).
The ABN Lookup also provides a list of frequently asked questions that may assist with your query.
The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) is responsible for regulating companies and financial institutions. A search of the National Names Index on the ASIC website will provide some basic information about a company, but for more detailed information you may need to approach a business information broker. There is a listing of recommended business information brokers on the ASIC website.
Business.gov.au provides information on registration and licensing requirements that apply when starting a new business.
Business.gov.au provides information if you own or want to start a business importing goods.
Business.gov.au provides information if you own or want to expand your business through exporting goods.
Doing business with Australia
The Australian Trade Commission provides information to help companies around the world to source goods, services and investment from Australia.
Australia.gov.au also provides links to information for overseas people and businesses wishing to do business in Australia .
For any other queries
For any other business queries, please contact business.gov.au directly through their website.
For any other queries relating to doing business with Australia, please contact Austrade directly through their website.