Young people and business

If you’re a young person intending to start a business in the Northern Territory, there are a range of resources available to you.

Free small business workshops

You can attend free small business workshops to learn practical skills.

Workshops are held throughout the year in all of the following locations:

  • Darwin
  • Palmerston
  • Katherine
  • Tennant Creek
  • Nhulunbuy
  • Alice Springs.

To find out when the next free workshop is scheduled near you, and to read course outlines, go to the Business Enterprise Centre website.

Read about workshops to grow your business.

Youth Business Awards

The annual Youth Business Awards are open to students and their schools. The awards provide an opportunity for students to gain experience operating a small business.

The winners are announced as part of October Business Month.

For more information contact:

Consultant Business and Enterprise, Technology and Languages
Senior Years Curriculum
Participation, Pathways and Engagement
Department of Education
Phone: (08) 8944 9252

Last updated: 27 June 2017