Start, run and grow a business
You can get access to support and services to help start, run or grow your business in the Northern Territory.
Use the interactive tool to find out what help you can get for your business.
- Start or buy a business
Find out where to get resources if you want to start or grow a business, including information about starting a small business.
- Licensing for your business
Read about and get resources related to licensing and your business in the Northern Territory.
- Leasing a commercial property
Before you sign a lease, entering into a lease, lease costs and the Business Tenancies (Fair Dealings) Act.
- Information packs for your business
Find out about extra resources for your business produced by the Australian Business Licence and Information Service.
- Young people and business
Find out what resources are available to you as a young person looking at starting a business.
- Online business
Find out where to get information about running an online business including practical tips.
- Sales and customer service
Find out where to go for information about creating a positive customer experience at your business.
- Business support services
Contact details for support services available for businesses in the Northern Territory.
- Managing your staff: workforce planning
Templates and advice for recruiting, managing and retaining workers and workforce planning.
- Planning approvals for your business
Find out what approvals you need for your business using the Planning Scheme Business Information Finder.
- Trade measurements
Information for businesses that must comply with Australian trade measurement laws, such as manufacturers or importers and retailers of pre-packaged goods.
- Workplace health and safety
Find out where to get information or resources related to your workplace health and safety obligations.
- Sell or close a business
Get information to help decide whether you should sell or close your business, and resources that will help once you have made a decision.
- Business grants and funding
Funding to help grow your business.
- Exporting and attracting investment
Where to go for information about exporting and attracting investment in the Northern Territory.
- Regional economic development fund grants
Grants for development of businesses and industry in regional Northern Territory.
- Running into difficulties in business
Get information about what you can do if your business is struggling.
- Business Growth Program
Get funding to grow your business.
- Workshops to grow your business
Workshops for finance, business management, human resources and marketing.