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Grants & assistance

R&D Tax Incentive

  • Open

Provides a tax offset for some of a company's cost of doing eligible research and development (R&D) activities by reducing a company's income tax liability. Tax offsets of 43.5% or 38.5% are available for costs incurred on eligible activities depending on a company’s annual aggregated turnover. The 43.5% benefit is a refundable offset.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, applicants must:

  • be an incorporated company
  • be conducting eligible core R&D activities. These are defined in the legislation as being experiments that are guided by hypotheses and conducted for the purpose of generating new knowledge
  • have incurred eligible R&D expenditure or notional deductions of at least $20,000 (unless using a Research Service Provider or a Cooperative Research Centre).

This is a self-assessment programme. Further key eligibility requirements apply.


Grants & assistance

Accelerating Commercialisation

  • Open

Provides businesses with access to expert advice and matched funding of up to $1 million to cover eligible commercialisation costs to help them to take novel products, processes and services to market.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must have a novel product, process or service you wish to commercialise.

  • be a for-profit, registered company operating in Australia
  • be a commercialisation office or eligible partner entity, or
  • be an individual, partnership or trustee who agrees to form a for-profit company

Other eligibility requirements apply.

Grants & assistance

Business Development Fund QLD

  • Open

Provides Queensland businesses with investment funding between $125,000 and $2.5 million to research or commercialise an innovative product or service.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • be an Australian company
  • have the majority of your assets and employees based in Queensland
  • be in the process of developing or commercialising an innovative product or service.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.

Grants & assistance

Business Research and Innovation Initiative (BRII)

Provides small to medium sized enterprises (SMEs) with grant funding to develop innovative solutions for government policy and service delivery challenges.

At a minimum, you must:

  • be a non-tax exempt company incorporated under the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth)
  • have an ABN
  • have turnover of less than $20 million for each of the last three years.
  • be able to show you can fund any project costs the grant doesn't cover.

Other eligibility requirements apply.

Grants & assistance

MRIWA Research Remit

  • Open

Provides geological researchers with funding to undertake research projects that benefit the WA mineral industry.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • be conducting research that benefits the mineral industries of WA
  • have a project proposal prepared.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.

Grants & assistance

Minimum Viable Product NSW

  • Open

Provides NSW technology start-up businesses with funding of up to $25,000 to conduct market research and test their business model with consumers.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • have an ABN registered in NSW and be based in NSW
  • have a completed proof of concept
  • be at pre-revenue stage.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.

Grants & assistance

Biomedical Translation Fund (BTF)

  • Open

Provides companies with venture capital through licensed private sector fund managers to develop and commercialise biomedical discoveries in Australia.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, at the time of the first investment, you must be an eligible company that is, or will be, developing and commercialising biomedical discoveries and have:

  • a majority of your employees and assets inside Australia, or will use the whole of the initial investment within Australia
  • an average annual revenue over the previous two years below $25 million per year.

Other eligibility requirements apply.

Grants & assistance

Medical Technologies Program

  • Open

Provides SA medical research and manufacturing businesses with up to 250 hours of research to develop new medical devices and assistive technologies.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • have a completion time of three months (or 250 hours) for your project
  • be creating a medical device or assistive technology
  • be able to co-contribute $5,000 to the project.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.

Grants & assistance

Tasmanian Technopark

  • Open

Provides the Tasmanian technology and innovation-based industry with access to hi-tech facilities to grow and commercialise their products and services.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • have a new initiative or be at an early stage of development
  • focus on the commercialisation of an innovative product
  • demonstrate a high level of innovation.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.

Grants & assistance

The Enterprise Solution Centre

  • Open

Provides businesses with matched funding of between $2,500 and $100,000 to help them find commercialisation solutions for their novel product, process or service.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • be an Australian based company with an Australian Business Number (ABN) or an Australian Company Number (ACN)
  • have more than one year of commercial sales prior to applying
  • be a food, beverage or agribusiness producer, or be a supplier to the agribusiness chain.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.