Mentor Program NSW

The Mentor Program provides small businesses with mentoring services to help them develop their workplace health and safety standards and practices.

Application detail:

Applications may be made at any time.

What do you get?

Mentoring services and a $500 rebate.

Who is this for?

NSW small businesses.


The NSW Mentor Program aims to make NSW businesses safer and more productive. Large businesses share their experience, knowledge and resources to help small businesses find new ways to address safety.

Small businesses can access a mentor to receive expert advice and assistance on workplace health and safety. A $500 safety rebate is also available.

Large businesses can become a mentor for six months to share their knowledge and expertise on health and safety. The benefits of becoming a mentor include free publicity and networking with like-minded businesses.

During the mentorship, businesses will participate in:

  • one-on-one discussions
  • onsite visits
  • free advisory and educational sessions on workplace health, safety and injury management.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • be a NSW based business
  • employ no more than 20 people.

Find out more about the eligibility criteria at Mentor Program.