Inner-City Business Support VIC

Inner-City Business Support provides businesses in Melbourne CBD, Southbank and Docklands with access to free one-on-one advisory support and a learning hub.

Application detail:

Apply at any time.

What do you get?

Free, one-on-one business advisory sessions.

Who is this for?

Victorian businesses located in Melbourne CBD, Southbank and Docklands.


Businesses impacted by COVID-19 can access free one-on-one advisory sessions across a range of specialities, including financial, legal, marketing, innovation and recovery.

Businesses can also access programs in the Digital skills learning hub for small businesses to learn digital skills that can help them succeed.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, your businesses must:

  • have a valid Australian business number (ABN)
  • be a 'bricks and mortar' business impacted by COVID-19 and located within the City of Melbourne municipal boundary, and within the post code areas of the CBD (3000), World Trade Centre (3005), Docklands, (3008) or Southbank (3006)
  • employ people, up to 50 FTE employees and be a participant in the Commonwealth Government’s JobKeeper Payment scheme
  • have an appropriate legal structure, such as an Australian registered company, business cooperative or partnership

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Inner-City Business Support.

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