Calendar of events

The Department of Economic Development, Tourism and the Arts coordinates a variety of events.

Find out what is happening in your industry sector.

Forms and templates

The department has developed a series of business forms, templates and tool kits to assist you or your organisation.   These include:



The Department of Economic Development, Tourism and the Arts offers financial support through a variety of funding initiatives and programs. 

See whether you or your business are eligible for funding and what the requirements are.


Publications and guides

The Department of Economic Development, Tourism and the Arts publishes or contributes to a range of publications and reports.


Resources. All you need to know.

Latest news

Farming Loan Scheme

In Tasmania, the Concessional Loans Scheme will assist Farm Businesses experiencing debt servicing difficulties but are considered potentially viable in the longer term.

Farm finance concessional loans scheme guidelines

The Tasmanian Government has released the inquiry report into the January 2013 bushfires, detailing the governmentís response to some of the most severe bushfires on record in Tasmania.

A plan for Australian Jobs logo

As part of the Australian Government Jobs Package a series of Industry Innovation Precincts are to be established.
These precincts will be led by industry and will help businesses and researchers collaborate, share knowledge, create products and services and take advantage of business opportunities.


Business Tasmania is a user-focused online tool to providing easy access to business information and helping make compliance easier. has relevant content, links and tools squarely designed to meet the needs of people in business.


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