NEIS | Sarina Russo

New Business Assistance with NEIS

Been dreaming of running your own business and being your own boss? NEIS training prepares entrepreneurs for the day-to-day realities of business ownership to support your dream and bring it to life.  

Ready to establish your business venture? Let’s make it happen!


What is NEIS and how can it help me?


New Business Assistance with NEIS is a government initiative to help budding entrepreneurs, who meet the NEIS program eligibility, get their business idea off the ground.

When you apply to for New Business Assistance with NEIS through Sarina Russo Entrepreneurs, we help you with the application process, and provide access to ongoing training, support and mentoring as you establish your business.

NEIS training with Sarina Russo Entrepreneurs


We believe that self-employment and entrepreneurship is truly empowering. Our goal is to help you achieve your true potential, while creating lasting employment for yourself and others.

As one of Australia’s largest NEIS providers, we’ve helped 16,000+ business owners get their start, and would love to help you too.

When you become a Sarina Russo Entrepreneur you’ll receive:

  • A Business Development Diary to help you clarify your business ideas and objectives before and during your NEIS journey.
  • Relevant business training delivered in over 3 weeks.
  • Help to develop your business plan and two year financial forecast.
  • Access to our expert business coaches who will share knowledge and deliver meaningful mentoring through those critical first twelve months of your business.
  • The opportunity to complete accredited small business training with up to 39 weeks NEIS allowance and 26 weeks NEIS Rental Assistance for eligible participants.*

 * See Eligibility section for more information.

See how we’ve helped other people, just like you, access the information and support they need to be their own boss.  

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If you have a business idea or just want to learn more about our business start up programs, you can request to have one of our friendly consultants call you back at a time that suits you.

In the spirit of reconciliation, Sarina Russo Group acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.