We provide support to residents who run a small business from their home. These businesses are an important part of our business community and can include:

  • online, start-up and small businesses that operate from the home
  • consultants, contractors and tradespeople with a home office
  • sole traders, such as a hairdresser, who perform services from their home.

What you need to do

To start a business from home, you'll need to:

For more information on starting a home-based business, email Economic Development or call 9278 4879.

Health requirements

Some home-based businesses may also need to register with Council Health Services, including:

To find out if this applies to your home business, email Health Services or call 9278 4710 to discuss your circumstances.

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