The Department for International Trade provides trade and investment services and practical support. We help Australian companies buy from, set-up or invest in the UK. We offer expertise and contacts through our extensive network of specialists in the UK, and teams in the British Consulates General in Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney.
Our negotiations with Australia for a comprehensive Free trade Agreement should make a good economic relationship stronger and the Agreement in Principle indicates what we hope to achieve. This includes lower tariffs, improved mobility and making investing easier.
Why the UK?
- Leaders in innovation and R&D: ranked 3rd in the Global Innovation Index 2020
- Business friendly environment: single corporate tax rate of 19% and generous incentives for innovation
- Diverse talent pool: home to four of the world’s top ten universities
Set up a business and invest in the UK
Discover investment opportunities and learn how your business can expand to the UK on great.gov.uk.
Buy from the UK
Find exceptional and creative UK trade partners with the DIT’s Find a Supplier service on great.gov.uk.