Category Archives: Grants & Funding

Victoria to Ban e-waste going to Landfill by 1 July 2019

The Victorian government reports that the amount of e-waste generated in Victoria is projected to increase from 109,000 tonnes in 2015 to approximately 256,000 tonnes in 2035. Environment Victoria reports that “Acknowledging the risks and opportunities associated with e-waste, the … Continue reading

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Export Market Development Grants (EMDP)

The EMDP is coordinated by Australian Trade and Investment Commission, known as AusTrade, their website provides the following overview of EMDP Grants available for organizations considering or currently exporting products that comply to the EMDG Regulations. AusTrade website states some … Continue reading

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Employing Mature Aged Workers

The benefits to employing Mature Aged Workers are numerous and the Investing in Experience Tool Kit  provides a guide for employers to plan, engage and retain mature aged workers.  The guide considers mature aged workers those over 45 years of … Continue reading

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The Australian Packaging Covenant

Organisations have a level of responsibility regarding the full life cycle of their product packaging.  To encourage Australian Manufacturers to design and adopt sustainable packaging, the Australian Packaging Covenant which was developed in 1999 under the National Environmental Protection (Used … Continue reading

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Grow Your Business

Business Victoria is coordinating the State’s Grow Your Business Grants Program which offers established businesses assistance to grow. To be eligible your organisation must have annual turnover $500,000+ tradeable services, be based in Victoria and have a two years trading … Continue reading

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Call from Australian Department of Defence – Surprise Us

Australia’s Department of Defence’s (DoD) Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) has called on Australian and New Zealand industry and research organisations to “Surprise Us” with a request for proposals and applications for funding under the DSTO Capability and Technology … Continue reading

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Vic DSDBI – Grants & Funding

The Department of State Development, Business and Innovation (DSDBI) is the main department to promote and help in the growth of the Victorian State’s economy.  It supports the Victorian Government’s development of innovative industries and the pro-business programs, policies and … Continue reading

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Apprentice Kickstart Initiative – Extended until 30 April 2013

You may be eligible to receive additional payment for taking on an apprentice if you –        Are an employer in a small to medium enterprise –        Are an eligible group training organisation in the building, construction or engineering The Australian … Continue reading

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Volunteer Grants

Volunteer Grants are available for non-profit organisations & institutions that volunteer in our local communities. A few examples of these grants are: – computers & like communication to help run the organisation, for petrol costs to those who use their own … Continue reading

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Grow your Business

The Grow your Business Grants program offers established business assistance to help grow the business. The following grants are available to businesses Grow your Business –  Business Development Plan Grow your Business – Business Development Plan – Mentoring Grow your … Continue reading

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