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APPLY NOW: $100 million in small business grants and training to combat COVID-19

APPLY NOW: $100 million in small business grants and training to combat COVID-19


Queensland Government grants for small businesses are now available.


Today the Queensland Government has announced Small Business COVID-19 Adaption Grants of up to $10,000 for small and micro-businesses.


The grants can be used for: 

  • financial, legal other professional advice;
  • marketing and communications activities;
  • digital or technology strategy development; and
  • to buy specialised digital equipment or business-specific software to help move the business online.


Eligibility criteria

To be eligible, the business must:

  • 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.


Applications are open now but will close when funding has been exhausted.

Please see this link for further information and to apply.