Qld Govt - $10k Small Business Covid-19 Adaption Grant
The Department of Employment, Small Business and Training has opened applications for a grant of up to a max $10,000 to micro and small businesses who were subject to closure or highly impacted by Covid-19 shutdown restrictions.
What can the grant be used for?
Up to $10,000 in grant funding can be used for any of the following activities occurring from 23 March 2020 onwards (and to be used with 6 months of grant approval date):
financial, legal & other professional advice to support sustainability & diversification
strategic planning, financial counselling or other business coaching aligned with diversification and development
marketing & communication activities
digital/technological strategy development
digital training/re-training to adapt to new business models
capital costs associated with meeting Covid-19 Safe requirements
specialised digital equipment or business specific software to move operations online
meeting business costs including utilities and rent
have been subject to closure or otherwise highly impacted by current shutdown restrictions announced by Queensland's Chief Health Officer on 23 March 2020
demonstrate that business revenue has been significantly impacted since 23 March 2020 over a minimum 1-month period due to the onset and management of COVID-19
employ staff and have fewer than 20 employees at the time of applying for the grant
have a valid Australian Business Number (ABN) active as at 23 March 2020
be registered for GST
have a Queensland headquarters
have an annual turnover over $75,000 for the last financial year
have a payroll of less than $1.3 million
not be insolvent or have owners/directors that are an undischarged bankrupt.
Where to apply:
For further information:
For more information about the program and application process, phone 1300 654 687 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.