If you are applying for a small business loan in Australia, research the programs you are looking into to determine what you need to do to be eligible for it. Note the eligibility requirements and intended uses of the loan you find because they are all different and will help you find the small business loan that will fit your Australian small business the best. Note it may not be from the state government. However, may possibly be a local or Australia national government small business loan.
You can also take advantage of the Small Business Startup Assessment Tool below and see the tools and resources you need to succeed at launching your business. It takes just a minute and will also tell you if there may be any funding programs available.