Department of State Development

South Australia's 143,000 small businesses (defined as employing 20 people or less) form the backbone of our economy and are key drivers of the state's growth and employment.

The South Australian Government is committed to making our state globally connected, competitive and the best place to do business.
We recognise the challenges our businesses face, and we’re determined to do all we can to support them and to remove any barriers to doing business.

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COVID-19 business information and support is available for small businesses.

To find information on financial assistance and support in South Australia for businesses, download the SA Business Information Hub app.  

The South Australian Government has partnered with the Commonwealth Government to offer financial assistance under Disaster Recovery Arrangements to those impacted by bushfires in South Australia.

Support services

Access a range of support services to help your business rebuild and recover. For more information, visit Contacts and services on the business website.

South Australian Small Business Bushfire Recovery Grant

Financial assistance of up to $50,000 is available to impacted businesses South Australian regions. For more information, visit South Australian Small Business Bushfire Recovery Grant on the business website.

Concessional loans

The Australian Government has announced concessional loans of up to $500,000 to eligible small businesses and non-profit organisations. For more information, visit Concessional loans on the business website.