A sole trader is the simplest form of business structure and is relatively easy and inexpensive to set up. As a sole trader you will be legally responsible for all aspects of the business. You’ll generally make all the decisions about starting and running your business and you can employ people.
To learn about the other business structures available in Australia click the links below.
Selecting a business structure is one of the key decisions to make when starting a business. The structure that you choose will depend on the size and type of business, your personal circumstances and how much you plan to grow the business in the future.
Find out about the 4 main business structures below.
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