Starting Your Small Business Workshop

Learn the essentials of establishing a small business and planning for success in Geelong.

Duration: 3 hours
Level: Beginner 

The topics covered include:

  • Identifying the structure that would best suit your business
  • Choosing your business or company name and learning how to register it
  • Insuring your business and choosing the right premises or online platform
  • Create a Business Overview that describes your products or services and what makes them unique
  • Create an Action Plan to guide you in starting your business
  • Discovering additional resources

This workshop will also include members from the City of Greater Geelong's Environmental Health and Business and Industry Experience teams to help participants gain a better understanding of council requirements including

  • Permits and zoning
  • Home based business compliance guidelines
  • Resources and supports available from the City of Greater Geelong

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21 March 2024, 09:30 AM - 12:30 PM


  • Wurriki Nyal Wadawurrung Country, 137-149 Mercer Street, Geelong VIC 3220


  • This is a free event


  • Change room facilities
  • First Aid available
  • Seating/viewing areas
  • Toilets available
  • Undercover areas
  • Wheelchair accessible


City of Greater Geelong - Ange Rayson

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 5271 5115

Associated organisation: Business Victoria and Monarch Institute


Page last updated: Thursday, 15 February 2024