Government Grants Q&A

Bruce Patten added an answer to this question
Bruce Patten

Bruce Patten, Director at

Unfortunately just knowing about a grant does not create a successful application. That only comes with expertise and experience. The number of companies that waste their time applying unsuccessfully for a grant is astounding. The information they provide in the application usually gives the reasosn ...  Continue Reading
Stuart Reynolds added an answer to this question
Stuart Reynolds

Stuart Reynolds, Partner at

As Bruce Patten mentioned, the Australian Federal government provides a wide range of grants and financial incentives. They’re mostly designed to ‘enhance business productivity and competitiveness’ and can be in the form of matched funding, access to professional services and tax incentives. 

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Melanie Gray added an answer to this question
Melanie Gray

Melanie Gray, Managing Owner at

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Last time I checked, there were no government grants in Australia to help start a business unless you align with one of these - A community based non-for-profit organisation - Focused on youth - Providing services for people with a disability - Based on supporting innovation You could try other forms of grants. Banks are giving out grants all the time but with similar conditions.