Tourism Industry Council Tasmania  |  Useful Resources

Supporting Small Tourism Businesses Fact Sheet

The Department of Resources, Energy and Tourism 'Supporting Small Tourism Businesses' Fact Sheet provides useful information on where to find relevant support and advice for small tourism businesses... more

Australian Taxation Office

The business section of the ATO website provides a range of useful information including a checklist for starting a new business, information on record keeping, GST essentials, registering a business for tax purposes and additional information for employers... more

Building Regulations

As from 1 July 2004, a building owner (in accordance with the Building Regulations 2004) must maintain any essential safety and health features of their building and any essential safety and health measures necessary to ensure the safety of persons using their building... more

Business Licence Info Service

Business Licence Information Service (BLIS) is the fastest way of finding out everything you need to know about business licences, permits and compulsory codes of practice from State, Commonwealth and Local governments... more

Business Point

Business Point is a free confidential referral and information service for starting or growing your business... more

Visit for easy access to a range of business information, services and transactions with government, including information on starting a business... more

Consumer Affairs and Fair Trading

Consumer Affairs and Fair Trading provides information and advice on Business Affairs and Licensing including registering a business name and Fair Trading for consumers and traders... more


The Australian Government GrantsLINK website helps you find funding available under a variety of grant programs for individuals, businesses and communities to help you to develop solutions to local and national problems, fund ideas and initiatives or provide assistance in times of hardship... more

Planned Burning

Visit the Parks and Wildlife Service website for updated information on planned burning throughout Tasmania... more

Start Point

Start Point is an initiative of Tourism Tasmania aimed at providing intending, existing and new tourism operators with an online resource giving access to information relevant to industry's needs... more

Sustainable Tourism

The attached paper on sustainability, 'Going Green', has been produced by Qantas, and provides useful information on establishing a sustainable tourism operation... more

Tasmanian Climate Change Office

The Tasmanian Climate Change Office website provides information on the government's Climate Change Strategy for Tasmania... more

Tourism Organisations

A list of local and national tourism organisations... more

Travel Information

Discover Tasmania, the official tourism website for Tasmania, offers everything you need to plan your holiday... more

Women in Tourism Tasmania

Women in Tourism Tasmania (WITT) was founded to provide support, mentoring and networking opportunities to all women in the tourism industry in Tasmania... more

WorkSafe Tasmania

WorkSafe Tasmania provides detailed information on Safety and Compliance, Employment Information and Building Regulations... more