Securing a suitable premises is one of the biggest and most complex decisions you will make for your business.
It is important to consider a range of factors, such as the suitability of the premises and the conditions of the lease, including the lease term, the rent, expenses, and maintenance.
The Small Business Commissioner is responsible for administering the Retail and Commercial Leases Act 1995. The Office of the Small Business Commissioner also provides information and assistance to parties on their legislative rights and obligations.
See the Office of the Small Business Commissioner website for further information on:
Our friendly team is here to help
If you need any assistance with preventing or resolving disputes please call the Small Business Commissioner on 1800 072 722 or visit us at the Small Business Shopfront, 99 Gawler Place, Adelaide.
Prevent and resolve disputes
In every small business, problems may arise between you and another business, or local or state government. Where can you go for help?
Running your business
As an established business you’ll need to have plans and strategies to provide a foundation for your daily business operations and your long-term productivity and growth.
Protect your business
This resources in this section will help you learn how to protect your business before, during and after emergencies and disasters.
Choosing your business premises
Deciding where to locate your business is an important decision, influenced by the industry in which you plan to operate and logistical links between your suppliers and customers.
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