Favourable business environment

Tasmania has a strong enterprise culture. We offer:

  • low labour costs
  • a stable workforce
  • excellent industrial relations record for minimal days lost to industrial disputes
  • low land and accommodation costs
  • low licensing costs.

Nationally competitive

Tasmania is the most affordable place to do business in Australia. We offer:

  • the lowest aggregate land and accommodation costs in Australia
  • the lowest business licensing costs in Australia
  • the lowest tax burden in Australia on most measures.

Investment climate in Tasmania

Tasmania's political and regulatory environment is stable, open and progressive, providing investors with a high degree of confidence and certainty in our economic stability when making investment decisions.

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To assist your business to set up in Tasmania we offer government support, a flexible approval process and special assistance for major industrial projects.