Opportunities

The Australian Government welcomes foreign investment. As the Australian Government's investment promotion agency, Austrade works to inform investors about growth opportunities in five areas which play to our strengths.

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Guide to investing

This online guide is designed to help international investors and businesses invest and operate in Australia. You will find here useful information about establishing and running a business in Australia; direct links to regulators and relevant government agencies; and an outline of the range of assistance available to international investors.

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Investor Update

Why Australia?

The Why Australia Benchmark Report provides rich data demonstrating why there is no better place than Australia to do business. The report examines five key reasons for investing in Australia - it's Robust Economy, Dynamic Industries, Innovation and Skills, Global Ties and Strong Foundations - and compares Australia’s credentials with other countries.

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Reports and resources

Download useful guides, publications and charts on Australia’s regulatory environment and the country's performance across a range of economic and social indicators.

Publications

    • Introduction to the levels of government in Australia: Implications for investors Brochure
    • Introduction to the levels of government in Australia: Implications for investors brochure
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    • Investment opportunities in Australian agribusiness and food brochure
    • Investment opportunities in Australian agribusiness and food brochure
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    • Investment Opportunities in Australian Infrastructure brochure
    • Investment opportunities in Australian infrastructure brochure
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