Collaborate Plus

ACU Collaborate Plus aims to support and develop fledgling businesses and small-medium enterprises (SMEs) through the sharing of resources, knowledge, research and expertise.

Getting started

Statistics by state and territory

 

Environment

SEED A Shared Resource for Environmental Data from NSW Office of Heritage & Environment:

Education

Centre for Education Statistics and Evaluation

NSW Education Data Hub

Housing

Median weekly rent and sales report

Transport

Transport for NSW Data and Research: reports on Opal monthly patronage by modes, household travel survey, and freight data

Transport for NSW Centre for Road Safety statistics: including reports on crash and casualty statistics, road users, injury trends

Crime 

NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research: BOCSAR

Health 

HealthStats NSW: reports on healthy eating, childhood immunisation, infectious diseases and more

Family

NSW Family and Community Services FACS

 

Planning for business, a guide from the Australian Bureau of Statistics

Information to assist your business planning

Australians regularly provide the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) with information about their working life; how and where they live; family and family structures; what they spend their money on; and their hobbies or recreational activities. This information enables the ABS to put together a picture of Australia.

If you are considering starting up, or you're already in a small or medium-sized business, ABS has information to help you make informed business decisions.

Topics covered include:

Creating your business plan

Business plan templates and samples are available from the following sources:

Patents, trademarks and copyright

Learn from other businesses with these Australian case studies

Company and industry websites

Entrepreneurship

Open access ebooks

Find open access resources, including scholarly books and journal articles.

Help

Contact the Library

Last reviewed: 12 February, 2020