BUSHFIRE UPDATES: Refer to the QFES Facebook or Twitter for up to date alerts and information. Outages and other emergency information (such as evacuation centres) will also be published on our disaster dashboard when required.

WATER CONSERVATION: Due to damaged infrastructure from the bushfires, we're asking all residents to conserve water for domestic use only. Read more here.

DONATIONS: Donations towards townships affected by the fires can be made via Givit.




Starting & growing a business

Helpful information is provided below to guide you in your endeavours when starting a business in our region.

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The State Government's Business and Industry website offers a comprehensive guide for people interested in starting a business.  Advice ranges from what to do before you start, through to running a business, employing people, export trade and doing business in ...
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Whether a small home-based office, a commercial enterprise or a large industrial operation, businesses can cut costs and improve their environmental sustainability by following some simple suggestions. There are a number of things you can do that will make a difference ...
Any commercial and industrial business that discharges a liquid waste to our sewerage infrastructure other than domestic waste is required to apply for a trade waste approval to discharge such waste to sewer. Check out the liquid trade waste part ...
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