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We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the ACT, the Ngunnawal people and recognise any other people or families with connection to the lands of the ACT and region.

Get off to a good start

Give your business the best start possible by tapping into support from the government and business services here in Canberra.

Why start a business in Canberra

Along with our easy commutes and highly educated workforce, discover the many reasons why starting your business here makes great business sense.

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Start a business

Practical advice and links to organisations who can help kick-start your business.

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Open an office

Opening an office here in Canberra makes great business sense.

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Advice and financial support

The ACT Government helps fund innovative products and services by local entrepreneurs and new ACT businesses.

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Success Stories

Gain an insight into how others set up their businesses in Canberra and the steps that lead to their success.

Solving the world’s biggest security challenges

Cybersecurity expert Mathew Wilson taps into the defence and security sectors and Canberra’s supportive startup community.

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Wildlife Drones

How Wildlife Drones built world-class animal tracking technology backed by the Canberra community.

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