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Celebrating the importance of science, research and innovation in 2023.
Helping you find a career in one of South Australia's fast-growing industries.
Supporting SA's businesses and industries to succeed at a local, national and global scale.
We have compiled tools, resources and plans to assist you plan ahead should you need to respond to an emergency or a natural disaster.
events, workshops and information sessions to help you strengthen and grow your small business.
A program designed to support women in starting, running and growing their businesses.
Tailored support to help you build your business know-how.
Develop strategies to improve your environmental sustainability, and build skills and capability to implement new practices.
Boost your cyber capability and learn how to secure your precious data with the Cyber Uplift Step Program.
Support for business owners and their employees to build resilience and cope with mental health challenges.
Support for businesses affected by the recent flooding in the Murraylands and Riverland regions.
Bringing South Australia's music scene back to life through vouchers, grants and support programs.
Uncover different sources of funding to help you get on with business.
Get support to run, start or grow your business through a dedicated Small Business Support Officer servicing your region.
Get support support and advice from range of national, South Australian and local government services.
The SA Small Business Commissioner provides fast, fair, and low-cost dispute resolution for South Australian small businesses.
Connect with a range of organisations and programs that support businesses and workers in South Australia's regions.
Find how you can connect with coaches and mentors to help you and your business.
Access a suite of resources designed to help you operate and grow your business.
Read the latest tips and advice to help you get on with business.
Get all the latest news for small businesses in South Australia.
Discover all upcoming events for small and family businesses across South Australia.
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If you’re seeking to set up or grow your business, SA is the perfect base, with pro-business policies, highly competitive operating costs, great infrastructure and a dynamic technology scene ready to help you innovate. We’re hungry for economic growth and dedicated to supporting businesses to flourish.
Our workforce is highly educated and skilled and our world-class universities are delivering a pipeline of new graduates eager to bring their talents to your business.
We’re one of the most cost-competitive states in Australia, with labour costs around 10 per cent below the national average.
Export is one of the biggest ways to grow your business and SA has well-established connections with national and global markets, including Asia, and we’re rebuilding trade links with lucrative UK and European markets post-Brexit.
Our tech scene is flourishing, with multiple cutting-edge research and development precincts, supported by a fast and reliable 10 gigabit network, delivering innovation that filters through every industry.
Lucrative collaborations are being led by our top-ranked universities, our growing defence sector working on a $90 billion pipeline of projects and our innovation precinct Lot Fourteen, which hosts the Australian Space Agency, the Australian Institute for Machine Learning, and global giants Google and Amazon.
We recognise that our small businesses power our economy and we’re committed to helping you leverage our tech boom to grow. Along with government incentives and support, South Australia’s small businesses now have the Industry Advocate on your side, to help you claim a bigger slice of state government contracts.
SA is the perfect setting to start your business - and live your life. Our pro-business outlook is coupled with the lifestyle factors people are craving - Australia’s most liveable city, safe, affordable and great culture, food and wine.
This is an exciting time in South Australia to start a new venture or upscale an established one.
We welcome your business, and we can help you start and grow it.
The conditions are right. It’s time to dive in.
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