Running a home business

Home businesses are a vital part of the New South Wales economy. If you are starting or running a home-based business, there are some important things to consider.

The following information has been developed as part of the NSW Government's Easy to do Business initiative and is provided to help you start and run a flourishing business. It will also assist you with transitioning when your business outgrows your home.

If you need help starting your business, you can access Service NSW's free business concierge service or you can book in with a Business Connect advisor.

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    Setting up or running a home business

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    What is a home business?

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    Approval to run a home business

  4. Woman working with baby on lap

    Running a home business from your rental property

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    Your obligations as an employer

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    Closing or selling your home business

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    Networking & support

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    Going to the next stage