When starting or expanding a business, there are business licences, approvals and permits you may require.
Business licences, permits and approvals provide protection to you, your business and employees; ensure your business activities are allowed under Australian law; and enable you to trade without risk of fines or penalties.
The City regulates licensing related to building, planning, development and health.
Find out what licences, permits and approvals you require
There are two online search tools you can use to find out about licences that may apply to your business:
Talk to us first
We understand that the topic of licences, permits and approvals can be daunting – especially if you are just starting out in your business venture or planning a significant expansion or change to your business.
To get you started on the right foot, we highly recommend giving us a call to discuss your business.
Contact the Business Engagement Officer on 08 9411 3444 during business hours or email [email protected]
Learn more about City approvals
Learn more about requirements for: