QLD - Business Basics Grant Program | Access $5,000 for Eligible Small Businesses

The QLD Government has announced the details of its Business Basics Grant Program, designed to help small businesses increase core capabilities & skills, and adopt new best practice methodologies. 

Open from 31 May 2021, the Grant will provide eligible businesses with a single up-front fixed payment of $5,000 to support activities in five key areas:

Key Priorities / Eligible Activities Examples
Training & Coaching
  • Business Development, Marketing, Human Resources, or Business Planning topics;
  • Training or coaching
Website Build or Upgrades
  • Website build or upgrade (including website refresh);
  • Adding e-commerce;
  • Developing new website content
Professional Business Advice
  • Business Plans
Strategic Marketing Services
  • Strategic marketing plans - including search engine optimisation advice
Business Continuity & Succession
  • Business Continuity or Succession Plans
  • Cybersafety training and tools

The Business Basics Grant is available to Queensland headquartered businesses with fewer than 20 employees, who are registered for GST & hold an active ABN. The eligibility criteria also states businesses must have a turnover of $300,000 or less for the current Financial Year.

Program funding will be offered until 30 June 2021, or until fully allocated (whichever comes first).

Full details are available via - the QLD Government: Business Basics Grant Program website.


For More Information

For more information on the Business Basics Grant Program or for assistance with forming an application (and supporting documentation), contact your Archer Gowland Redshaw adviser on (07) 3002 2699 | (07) 3221 4004.

Chris Lewis

Written by Chris Lewis

Chris is an experienced Marketing and Business Development professional, with extensive experience working within the Professional Services industry.