Eligibility and Growth Sectors

Eligibility and Growth Sectors 

Small and medium businesses are eligible if they have an annual turnover or operating expenditure within the current financial year, or one of the two previous financial years, within the following thresholds:
 
  • Between $1.5 million and $100 million, or 
  • Between $750,000 and $100 million for applicants from remote Australia or northern Australia
The business must also possess an Australian Company Number, are financially solvent, and operate in one or more of the identified Growth Sectors.


Growth Sectors

  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Food and Agribusiness
  • Medical Technology and Pharmaceuticals
  • Mining Equipment, Technology and Services
  • Oil, Gas and Energy
  • Enabling technologies and services of the sectors listed above or
  • Satisfy the criteria to be a Tourism Business located in northern Australia. 
 
In addition to the above, applicants for a business evaluation must be one or more of the following:
  • engaged in, or expanding their operations to be engaged in, interstate or overseas trade and commerce
  • a foreign corporation formed within Australia
  • a corporation for which trading or financial activities are a substantial or significant proportion of the corporation’s overall activities
  • a corporation or body formed under Commonwealth law
 
Further eligibility criteria apply. For full details or to apply please use the following links or call 13 28 46.
 
 

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