Starting a Business

Insights for starting a new business.

Free 1 hours session into what you need to consider. See Details Below.

From business registration, tools and resources.

A wide range of business topics designed just for you

Advice through to integration and support

Starting A Business

If you are thinking about starting your first business, talking to a business advisor can help you on the right path to success.

You may have a great business idea and want to become your own boss but do you really know what to do, when and how.

A one-hour meeting at the Adelaide Hills Business Centre will address most of your questions:-

  • Will your business idea succeed,

  • Funding and keeping your business liquid,

  • Reporting, licensing and registration requirements,

  • Knowing market trends and key influences,

  • Creating a simple plan to follow,

  • Time management (Business, Family and You),

  • Using a budget to maintain cash flow,

  • Insights to productive business technology,

  • What insurance and licensing will you need,

  • Do you need council approval to operate and signage,

  • What's in a business name and is registering required,

  • How to obtain and establish a domain name,

  • Creating and protecting your idea,

  • What business structure will minimise risk and protect assets,

  • How to attract and market to your customers,

  • Website, social media and business applications you should consider,

  • What records to keep and how,

  • What's involved when employing people and

  • Business systems and automation.

Business Tools and Templates

The AHBC provides a range of online business tools and templates that can save you time and money.

Check List

Startup Free Membership

If you are about to start or have started your first business in the past 12 months, become a member, select Startup during the application process and enjoy your first years membership on us. Also gain credits towards advice session "Starting Your First Business" or "Explore Your Options" and more. We want to get off to a great start.