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Business Growth Fund Grants

This is a preview of the Business Growth Fund Round 1 - Application form. When you’re ready to apply, click Fill Out Now to begin.
 

Eligibility

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All applications must be made by completing this application form and submitting it online according to the instructions. Incomplete applications will not be considered. The application form can be saved and completed later. It is recommended you save your work frequently.

Before completing this form, read the program guidelines at Business Growth Fund Program.

The Business Growth Fund Program, delivered by the Office of Small Business, is a grant program providing targeted assistance for small and medium businesses demonstrating high-growth and employment aspirations.

The fund will enable successful applicants to purchase and implement specialised equipment or services to help them grow.

Funding of up to $50,000 (excluding GST) may be provided to eligible businesses to purchase and implement highly specialised equipment or services to enable the business to move to the next stage of growth.

This form is intended to be completed by the applicant. If you cannot answer 'Yes' to the statements below you are not eligible for this grant and will not be able to submit the application form.

I have read and understood the Business Growth Fund Application Guidelines 2018-19 * Required
The business has not previously been approved to receive a Business Growth Fund grant * Required
The business has been trading for a minimum of 3 years * Required
Your business must have been operating for at least three years to be eligible for this grant.
The annual turnover of the business for the last financial year is greater than $500,000 * Required
If your annual turnover (revenue) for the preceding financial year is less than $500,000, you are not eligible to apply for this grant.
The business currently has less than 50 employees * Required
Please use a simple headcount, do not allow for part-time or full-time. Do not include contractors.
The business has a Queensland headquarters * Required
If your business does not have a Queensland headquarters you are not eligible to apply.
The business is experiencing growth and has clearly defined high growth opportunities * Required
You will be asked to explain these opportunities later in the application process.

ABN

The business has an active ABN and is registered for GST * Required
Your business must have a valid Australian Business Number (ABN) and be registered for GST.