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www.business.vic.gov.au  is a comprehensive online resource designed for small businesses to help start, run and grow your business.  The information available is extensive; the following are the most common requests:
 Starting or buying a business
  •  Choose and register your business name
  •  Type of business
  •  Buy an existing business or start a franchise
Starting a business – step by step guide
Are you ready to start, how to register a business, tax basics, commercialising a good idea, planning/building permits, franchising and solving disputes.
Finding the right licences
Use the Registration and Licence Finder to find all the licences you will need.
Managing and growing your business
In this section you'll find a series of small business video interviews, articles and case studies.
Business and Marketing Plan
Find and download a range of free Business and Marketing tools including business plans, marketing strategies, financial guides and success stories. Over 80 information sheets and booklets on a variety of small business management subjects are available.
Financial Management
Links to financial planning tools and calculators such as book keeping and cash flow basics, debtor and credit management, profit analysis and calculating your break-even point.
Business Loan Finder
Compare loan options and connect to the lenders.
Employing and managing people
Tools to help with recruiting, staff planning, long service leave, record keeping, fair dismissal and more.
Find an Advisor
Find expert advice for you business. Search the Find an Advisor database to find an accountant, book-keeper, lawyer, marketing consultant and /or mentor for your business.
Solving disputes
Information about solving a dispute, complaint or problem.
Planning a business website
A template to make sure you develop a business website that attracts customers and is user-friendly.
Frequently asked questions on a range of business topics with a facility to ask your own questions.
Business Plans and checklists
A library of tools from various sources to assist with business planning and marketing planning.

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