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Business Event Sponsorship VIC

Business Event Sponsorship provides businesses and organisations with funding to help with the costs of hosting business events within the City of Melbourne.
Close date: 16 Mar 2020 12:00 AM AEDT.

What do you get?

Up to $10,000.

Who is this for?

Victorian businesses and organisations.


Business Event Sponsorship provides funding to support businesses and organisations intending on holding a business event (conference, exhibition, convention or meeting) within the City of Melbourne.

The business event must:

  • increase the economic impact for the city by attracting more visitors to Melbourne
  • promote Melbourne as a destination
  • foster a cohesive, smart community by encouraging knowledge exchange, education and diversity
  • enhance the profile and reputation of Melbourne as the 'knowledge city'
  • support businesses within the municipality through financial and in-kind investment in events that enhance their networks, income and profile

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • be holding a business event (conference, exhibition, convention or meeting) within the City of Melbourne municipality
  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • have an appropriate legal structure, such as sole trader, an Australian registered company, business cooperative or partnership

Find out more about the eligibility criteria at Business Event Sponsorship.

How do you apply?

Find out more about how to apply at Business Event Sponsorship.