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Interstate Businesses Relocating to Regional Tasmania

Interstate Businesses Relocating to Regional Tasmania provides interstate businesses relocating to regional Tasmania with a three-year payroll tax exemption.

Application detail:

Applications may be made at any time.

What do you get?

3 year payroll tax exemption.

Who is this for?

Interstate businesses relocating to regional TAS.


This three-year payroll tax exemption is available for interstate businesses relocating their operations to regional Tasmania.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, the interstate business must:

  • be relocating between 1 July 2018 and 30 June 2021
  • be relocating to regional Tasmania (this does not include the municipalities of Clarence, Glenorchy, Hobart or Kingborough)
  • be physically operated from real property

Additionally, prior to relocation, the business must:

  • have been operated in a location other than Tasmania
  • not have paid taxable wages in Tasmania (either themselves or as a member of a group) in the five year period preceding the relocation

For the wages to be exempt, they must be paid to an employee who physically undertakes at least 80% of their work for the business in regional Tasmania.

How do you apply?

You can find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Interstate Businesses Relocating to Regional Tasmania.