Business Support Fund – Expansion Grant of $5,000
Businesses within metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire that are affected by the return to Stay at Home restrictions may be eligible for a one-off, $5,000 grant under the Business Support Fund – Expansion program.
Applications for the program close on 19 August 2020.
This program is in addition to the $10,000 grant available in the first round of the Business Support Fund, which closed on 1 June 2020. (Which was only available for those businesses with payroll of less than $650,000.)
Businesses can apply where they meet all the criteria listed below:
Please contact our office if you would like us to apply for this grant, alternatively the application is below should you like to apply yourself:
The following programs have no details as yet but businesses can register their interest in the programs to receive information at the following link:
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