Business Resources

Starting your Business

SA Business Information Hub Start Your Business guides and templates

Federal Government Guide to Starting a Business

SelfStart (Support through the first stages of starting a business)

Xero Small Business Guides

fixe – Future Industries Exchange for Entrepreneurship (Startup support)

South Australian Startup Ecosystem Map (A must-visit summary)

TAFE SA Entrepreneurship & New Business courses

SA Investment Atlas (Find the perfect location for your business)

Six Places to get Startup Support in SA

Capital Raising Guide for Startups

SA Investment Atlas (Find the perfect location for your business)

Funding your Business

Visit the RDA Grant Funding page for everything you need to know about grants.

Advice about Seeking Finance

The RDA Investment Attraction Guide

Protecting your Business

Business Insurance explained.

Business Australia Cyber Talks Series

Australian Cyber Security Centre


Grow your market with AgriFutures Provenance Storytelling for Success


The RDA Exporter Guide to the Middle East

Austrade (Guide to exporting)

Export Fundamentals (SA Government Program)

The South Australia Food and Beverage Five Year Export Strategy (Food SA)

Government Services for Business

Australian Taxation Office (ATO) Small Business Workshops and Webinars

Australian Government (Business services from across government)

Government of South Australian Business Hub

SA Department for Innovation and Skills


Co-operative Farming

Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals (BCCM)

Business Growth

RDA Supply & Value Chain Guide

University of South Australia Business Growth Programs

Business Advisor Finder

Free Resources for Small Business from Small Business Mentoring Service

Australian Securities & Investment Commission (ASIC) (For business)

Ai Group Business Improvement & Growth Consultants

Ready to Tender (Helping businesses navigate the government procurement process)

Ten ways to succeed in Australian Manufacturing

NBN Business Solution Finder (Find the best NBN business solution)

Business SA Business Growth Consulting


Hiring Employees (Fair Work Ombudsman)

Explore Visa Options for Working in Australia

Financial Counselling

Rural Business Support for all types of rural businesses.


Government of South Australia Healthy Workplaces Tools and Resources

Ahead for Business (Supports those working in small business to take action on their mental health and wellbeing).

Family and Business Support Program (FaBS) service for primary industry operators.

Beyond Blue free and confidential mental health coaching program for small business owners.

Digital Connectivity

Better Internet for Rural, Regional and Remote Australia (BIRRR) – a ‘one-stop shop’ of relevant info & links for all things bush telecommunications.

Regional Tech Hub – independent, free advice about telecommunications services for regional, rural, and remote Australians.

Industry & Business Networks

Despite the proliferation of social media tools for professional and business networking, there is still a need for face-to-face networking.

The benefits of attending a business group includes growing local support for your business, meeting potential suppliers and customers, growing your own self-awareness, honing your elevator pitch, sharing experiences and problem-solving, opening your mind to opportunities, collaborations and other ways of doing things.

Contact the business group that best suits you:

Industry Groups


Adelaide Hills/Mount Barker

Fleurieu Peninsula

Kangaroo Island