Australian Government

Legal Essentials for Business. Find out the common legal laws your new business may need to comply with, such as registrations, contracts and employment

Moulis Legal

‘Start Ups: Getting the Legal Stuff Right.’ An 11-page handbook on further legal issues you’ll need to address


Startup Manual: A Legal Handbook for Founders. A 64-page manual with further considerations

Start-Up Guide

This site begins to explain the differences between establishing your social enterprise as a for profit versus a nonprofit

Justice Connect

This provides further guidance for those looking to establish themselves as a nonprofit

Community Door

: Because the term ‘social enterprise’ incorporates a broad range of businesses, there are also a broad range of legal structures they can be set up as. For specific advice, you should seek personalised legal advice