Doing Business in Australia is a comprehensive guide for companies operating in or considering investment into Australia. The revised 2020 edition presents an overview of the legal system and business regulations in the jurisdiction, covering 17 topics.

Australia is a major destination for foreign investors, and was ranked as the world’s eighth most attractive destination for foreign direct investment in 2018.

Australia offers significant opportunities for foreign investment in a range of sectors, including agribusiness, mining and minerals processing, renewable energy, medical technology and wealth management. Investors regard Australia as an excellent place to invest because of its population growth, highly skilled workforce, strategic location, strong record of economic management and stable governance and regulatory environment.

This guide features the collective wisdom of the Australian offices of Baker McKenzie, in this major update.

All contributors are listed under “Professionals.” In addition, we thank the following individuals who also contributed to the guide: Josh Baldacchino, Harrie Bantick, James Bounds, Sumer Dayal, Rohit Duggal, Liz Grimwood-Taylor, Jeremy Hardy, Juliet Higgins, Darryl Jago, Shemira Jeevaratnam, Daljit Kaur, Sylvia Mak, Sam Mossman, Liam O'Callaghan, Declan O'Donahue, Viktoria Parkhomenko, Jamie Sung, Jessica Tang, Aparna Watal, David Waters, Matthew Williams, Amy Xi.

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