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Grants & assistance

Small Business Development Fund - Start-Up Business Grant

  • Open

Provides business intenders in northern Adelaide with matched funding of up to $20,000 to start a new business or purchase an existing business.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • not have operated a business in the past 12 months
  • complete an approved business fundamentals training course
  • start or purchase a small business in northern Adelaide.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.

Grants & assistance

CSIRO Kick-Start

  • Open

Provides Australian start-ups and small to medium enterprises with matched funding of up to $50,000 to undertake research activities with CSIRO to grow and develop their business.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • have an Australian Company Number (ACN) and be registered for GST
  • have an annual turnover of less than $1.5 million, in the current and each of the two previous financial years, or
  • have been a registered company for less than three years.

Other eligibility requirements may apply

Grants & assistance

First Start Loans QLD

  • Open

Provides Queensland primary producers and commercial fishers with loans of up to $2 million to start or establish a viable commercial enterprise.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • have resided in Queensland for the last six months
  • be able to demonstrate a financial need and capacity to service the loan
  • have adequate experience or qualifications
  • have 50% equity in the purchase of the enterprise or set-up costs.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.

Grants & assistance

Incubator Support - New & Existing Incubators

  • Open

Provides new and existing business incubators with grants of up to $500,000 to assist Australian start-ups develop the capabilities required to succeed in international markets.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • be an existing incubator or establishing a new incubator that will foster and develop innovative start-ups focused on international trade
  • be either an entity incorporated in Australia, an incorporated trustee on behalf of a trust, an incorporated not for profit organisation, a publicly funded research organisation, or a local government agency or body.

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

Building Partnerships NSW

  • Open

Provides NSW technology startups with up to 35% of approved project costs to a maximum of $100,000 to create marketing opportunities for an enabling technology which addresses a compelling industry need or market gap.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, your business must:

  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN) and be registered in NSW
  • be primarily focused on technology development
  • own the intellectual property or the rights to commercialise the technology.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.

Grants & assistance

New Enterprise Incentive Scheme

  • Open

Provides eligible unemployed people assistance with training, mentoring, income support and rental assistance to help them to become a self-employed business owner.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • be at least 18 years of age
  • be unemployed
  • be able to work full-time in your proposed business
  • not have been declared bankrupt.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.

Grants & assistance

TechVouchers NSW

  • Open

Provides incorporated companies in NSW with matched funding of up to $15,000 to collaborate with a research partner from the Boosting Business Innovation Program (BBIP).

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • have less than 200 employees
  • have a turnover less than $30 million per annum
  • have been in operation for at least one year.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.

Grants & assistance

Incubator Support - Expert-in-Residence

  • Open

Provides business incubators with grants of up to $100,000 to access top quality research, managerial and technical talent through incoming and outgoing secondments of national or international experts. This expertise aims to increase the capabilities of incubators and improve the chance of commercial success for start-ups in international markets.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • be an existing incubator or establishing a new incubator that will foster and develop innovative start-ups focused on international trade
  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • be either an entity incorporated in Australia, an incorporated trustee on behalf of a trust, an incorporated not for profit organisation, a publicly funded research organisation, or a local government agency or body.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.

Grants & assistance

Strategic Growth Loans NSW

  • Open

Provides NSW emerging fast-growth, small to medium enterprises in NSW with loans ranging from over $500,000 to $1.2 million when traditional lenders are unable to assist.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • have a registered Australian Business Number (ABN) and be an incorporated company
  • have a minimum of 5 employees (full-time, part-time or casual)
  • be creating a minimum of 20 additional FTE jobs within three years in NSW.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.