Australian Representative Office

Doing business with Australia


Austrade contributes to Australia’s economic prosperity by helping Australian businesses, education institutions, tourism operators, governments and citizens as they develop international markets and promote international education; win productive foreign direct investment; strengthen Australia’s tourism industry; and seek consular and passport services.


Invest in Australia

Invest Australia is Australia's national inward investment agency, set up by the Federal Government in 1997 to promote inward investment.


Doing Business with Australia

Austrade is also the Australian Government's lead agency responsible for assisting overseas companies establish and build their businesses in Australia. If you are looking to do business with Australia, go to For International - Austrade. For information and services about Australia for foreign business people, in addition to material on culture, design, environment, food, science and technology go to


BICON: Import Conditions Search

The Biosecurity Import Conditions System (BICON) houses the Australian Government's biosecurity import conditions database for more than 20,000 plants, animals, minerals and biological products.