• Legal and Administrative

    Legislative Compliance

    ABR - Australian Business Register Register of every business with an ABN. Useful for checking if a supplier has and ABN and if they are registered for GST. Also useful for checking if a business name is available when starting a practice.
    ACCC - Australian Competition and Consumer Commission  regulatory body with the power to impose fines for false or misleading advertising, financial scams, unconsionable conduct by large businesses against small ones, predatory pricing, price fixing, and other anti-competitive practices.
    ASIC - Australian Securities and Investments Commission  Regulator and registrar for all Australian companies. The National Names index shows company names and registered business names that are in existence.  Useful when selecting the name for a new business.
    ATO - Australian Taxation Office
    Australasian Legal Information Institute  Download full text of all Australian Laws and Regulations
    Austroads Australian driving standards including vision standards.
    Department of Veterans Affairs
    IP Australia  Intellectual Property such as Trade Marks and Patents are registered by IP Australia.  Site is also useful for checking if a proposed name is already trademarked.
    Medicare Australia
    SAI Global  Purchase Australian Standards Here
    Standards Australia Home page for Australia's peak standards body.
    Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)  Australian regulator for medicines and medical devices. Eye testing equipment, spectacle frames and lenses are now classified as medical devices. Importing without compliance with TGA requirements is illegal.  All therapeutic and diagnostic medicines need to be approved by the TGA.
    Victorian Legislation and Parliamentary Documents Download all victorian Parliamentary documents including Acts.

    Legal and Administrative

    Law Central is an Australian publicly listed company offering current and valid Employment Contracts, Trust Deeds, company constitutions, Self managed Superannuation Fund Documents,Salary Packaging a Car Kits and other such documents. Buy directly from where some accountants buy them.

    Law Depot US site which offers Australian employment contracts and policy, procedures manuals and other legal documents.

    CCH Australia Australian Master Tax Guide, master superannuation guide, master industrial relations guide etc  CCH is a provider of information services, software and workflow tools for tax, accounting, hr, employment, safety, legal and business professionals.