Frankston City Business Grants

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Provides innovative business in Frankston City with funding of up to $30,000 to create employment opportunities, enhance the reputation and build a resilient local economy in Frankston City.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • have had a turnover of less than $2 million in the previous financial year
  • be trading in Frankston City, or willing to relocate your business to Frankston City if awarded the grant.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.

Overview

Frankston City Business Grants provides funding to innovative small businesses in Frankston City. The grants aim to support businesses which can create employment opportunities in Frankston and build a resilient local economy.

Grants of up to $30,000 are available for businesses who can achieve one or more of the following outcomes:

  • create employment
  • build a resilient local economy through sustainable and diverse industries
  • improve and activate commercial or industrial occupancy precincts
  • enhance the reputation of Frankston City
  • position Frankston City as the start-up capital of Melbourne’s South East.

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible, you must:

  • legally trade from a premises that you own or lease (including business incubator or co-working spaces) within a commercial, industrial or activity centre zone in Frankston City, with at least 3 years remaining on your lease as at 1 September 2018, or
  • if you have less than 3 years remaining on your lease, be willing to extend your lease to have 3 years remaining from 1 September 2018 if awarded a grant, or
  • be willing to relocate to a commercial, industrial or activity centre zone in Frankston City within three months of being awarded a grant.

You must also:

  • have an active Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • have had a turnover of less than $2 million in the previous financial year
  • have attended one of the scheduled compulsory information sessions either in person or via webinar.

Find out more about the eligibility criteria and times and dates for the compulsory information session at Frankston City Business Grants.

How to apply

Find out more about how to apply at Frankston City Business Grants.

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