Starting A Business


Programs, Initiatives and Campaigns

A variety of programs exist to help your business in Moreton Bay Region thrive. Federal, State and Local governments offer funding programs and business support services to help new and established businesses grow and succeed. Below features some key funding programs available for Queensland businesses, as well as various agency websites to find additional available programs.

Business Growth Fund Program (Business Queensland)
The Business Growth Fund Program is a grant program which provides targeted assistance for small and medium businesses that demonstrate high-growth and employment aspirations.
Social Enterprise Grants Program (Business Queensland)
Social enterprises can be non-profit, for-profit or hybrid businesses that exist to benefit the public and community and are established to address a range of cultural, social and environmental issues. The Social Enterprise Grants Program will provide assistance between $5,000 to $50,000 to enable social enterprises to access professional advice and support in the critical early stages of establishing and growing their business, and to assist in testing ideas in the market or using technology to achieve their reach and mission.
Mentoring Programs (Business Queensland)
Business mentoring refers to a relationship between an experienced business person (the mentor) and a business owner or employee (the mentee). It can be used at all stages in the business lifecycle and offers benefits to both mentors and mentees. If you are looking for a mentor, you may consider joining the following mentoring programs.
Female Founders Program (Advance Queensland)
Helping to maximise the number of inspirational women involved in Queensland’s innovation ecosystem.
Small Business Digital Grants Program (Business Queensland)
The Small Business Digital Grants Program can assist small businesses to access digital technologies and services to help them work smarter, engage with the global economy and make the most of online business opportunities arising from digital disruption.
Small Business Programs (Department of Employment, Small Business and Training)
Programs, initiatives and campaigns to support Queensland small businesses to start, grow and employ.
Small Business Entrepreneur Grants Program (Business Queensland)
The Small Business Entrepreneur Grants Program can assist new small businesses to access professional advice and support in the critical early stages of establishing a business.

Find Additional Programs

Search for more available programs on State, Federal and Local agency websites.

Advance Queensland
Advance Queensland provides support and funding across various industries.
Find grants, funding and support programs from across government to help your business grow and succeed.
Business Queensland
Queensland, Australian and local government agencies offer financial concessions to eligible businesses.
RDA Moreton Bay
RDA Moreton Bay features a database of open grants and programs to support business.

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