TOURISM INDUSTRY GRANTS

Posted: 17th Sep

Business Support Fund - Expansion - To support businesses impacted by the introduction of Stage 3 restrictions in regional Victoria, additional one-off grants of $5,000 have been made available to eligible Gippsland businesses under the Business Support Fund – Expansion program.

  • If you received $10,000 from the first Business Support Fund, you must reapply for The Business Support Fund - Expansion.
  • If you were ineligible for the first Business Support Fund due to a Payroll Tax Refund or exemption, you are now eligible for The Business Support Fund - Expansion. You must submit an application.

Applications closed 14 September 2020.


Regional Tourism Accommodation Support Program
 - Accommodation providers across regional Victoria with an Australian Business Number (ABN) can make a claim for a payment of up to $225 per night (up to a maximum of $1125 per bookable accommodation offering) for the period of the current restrictions, provided they have refunded in full (including any deposit) the money paid towards a booking to a person/s who can no longer travel as a result of restrictions.

Applications closed 14 September 2020.


Hospitality Business Grant Program - Food service businesses that are affected by the return to Stay at Home restrictions may be eligible for a one-off, $25,000 grant.

Applications accepted until further notice or when all the allocated funding has been committed.