Resources

Legal

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

LegalVision

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