Starting Your Business


Starting a business is an exciting and challenging project!

Denmark is ‘open for business’ and we invite you to discover and explore all that our beautiful Shire has to offer.


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Researching your business:

The Australian Government's 'Guide to Starting a Business' is a great place to start.

The Small Business Development Corporation can give you free practical advice for the preparation needed before you start your business.

The Albany Business Centre provides free business advice and workshops to small businesses and start-ups across in the Great Southern Region.


Want to know more about Denmark? Click on the below link to view our Community Profile:

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Permits & Approvals:

Making sure you know how to meet the rules and regulations that apply is important for the long-term sustainability of your business. The below links provide some intro-level information to some of our most common business enquiries:


Want to make sure you have every angle covered? Take a look at the Small Business Development Corporation's Business Licence Finder.


Buying a Property:

Before buying a property for your business, make sure that it has the right zoning for what you want to do. For more information take a look at our:


Not sure or have questions? Contact our Planning team.


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