A guide to setting up your business in Australia

Laying strong foundations for your Australian operation

Australia is a stable and low-risk market, rich with potential for overseas suppliers. Australia is also a gateway to Asian markets, which makes it even more attractive. With the correct setup for your Australian operation, you can confidently take advantage of the wealth of opportunities the Australian market has to offer your business.

This guide covers:

  • The essential considerations for overseas companies exporting products to Australia
  • What products or services can be exported to Australia
  • The best structure for your operation in Australia
  • Trading in Australia vs working through a distributor
  • Registering in Australia as a foreign company
  • Setting up an Australian subsidiary
  • Resident director and shareholder requirement
  • Working through a distributor

Entering the Australian market confidently

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