Australia is a land of opportunity for foreign investors and those wanting to conduct business in the country.
Globally successful in many key industries, such as resources, agribusiness, financial services, education and tourism, the nation’s diverse economy is expanding and producing globally significant research, innovation and development.
With strong economic and cultural ties and a strategic location in the growing Asia-Pacific region, Australia’s low-risk business environment hosts a diverse, multicultural and highly skilled workforce.
To assist foreign investors and businesses operate to their full potential in Australia, the Australian firms in the global legal network Meritas are proud to present this guide.
This guide has been designed to provide practical and useful insights into the 10 most common questions facing foreign investors and businesses wanting to operate in Australia.
We hope that this guide is a valuable resource that will assist your business in reaching its full potential in Australia.
The network of Meritas firms offers clients the ability to access high-quality legal services throughout Australia, New Zealand and worldwide. With over 7,600 business lawyers in over 240 cities, Meritas gives your company access to local counsel around the world.
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We are closely integrated and strategically placed to deliver coordinated efficient legal services.
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