Business opportunities

​There are three ways you can own a business in Australia.

Buy a business

Buying an established business can be a big commitment of time, money and energy. For information on what to consider before buying a business, visit the Small Business Development Corporation website​.

Buy a franchise

Franchising is when you use another firm’s successful business model for your independently owned outlet. Read more about buying a franchise on the
Small Business Development Corporation website​

​​​Start a business

Instead of buying a pre-existing business, you may want to start your own.
There is much more involved in starting a new business than buying an existing business (with proven cash flow and profits). 

Visit the Small Business Development Corporation website​ to make sure this option is right for you.