Futures Isle in partnership with Workforce Australia provides individuals across the north-east region of Tasmania with free and practical support to help them start and run a business.

They aim to promote and encourage self-employment and entrepreneurship, as well as help people to start and develop their business. They also assist existing micro-business owners to keep their small business open.

The Entrepreneurship Facilitators Program is offered through group support and networking events, including light touch individual support.

Services can include advice on:

  • the benefits and challenges of self-employment
  • opportunities that align to your skills, experience, and interests
  • opportunities in your local area
  • referrals to other small business support programs, including Self-Employment Assistance.
  • Cost: Free
  • Delivery type: In person services, Phone services, Online services, Home and workplace visits
  • Service area: Multiple areas in TAS. Check with the adviser.