Federal, State & Local Grants & Assistance

Growing Regions Program

The Australian Government's new Growing Regions Program will provide grants of between $500,000 and $15 million to local government entities and not-for-profit organisations, for capital works projects that deliver community and economic infrastructure projects across regional and rural Australia.

The program guidelines are now available for eligible applicants to start preparing Expressions of Interest. Further information on the application process, including application forms, will be provided when Round 1 opens on 5 July 2023.

Australian Government Grants & Assistance


GrantConnect publishes forecast and current Australian Government grant opportunities and grants awarded.


The Australian Government's business.gov.au site has information on grants and assistance for business from all levels of Government.

Austrade Export Grants

The Export Market Development Grants scheme is a financial assistance program for aspiring and current exporters.

Export Finance Australia

Export Finance Australia, the Australian Government's export credit agency, offers Small Business Export Loans.

Queensland Government Grants & Assistance

Grants Finder

Find a grant or assistance in Queensland including information on grants, rebates, loans, subsidies or training.

Community Grants

Browse Queensland Government grants and resources for community organisations.

Advance Queensland

Are you an innovator? Browse the range of grants and assistance from Advance Queensland for startups and entrepreneurs.

Trade & Investment Qld

The Trade & Investment Queensland website provides information on export programs, services, events and resources for Queensland exporters.

Council and Community Grants & Assistance

Brisbane City Council

Brisbane City Council provides grants for community groups and non-profit organisations to improve services and facilities.

My Community Directory

My Community Directory is a comprehensive online database of free or subsidised community services.

Industry Growth Centres

Industry Growth Centres

Industry Growth Centres are funded by the Australian Government to support growth in sectors of competitive strength. Click below to explore industry projects and funding opportunities.

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Mining Equipment, Technology & Services (METS)
Oil, Gas and Energy Resources
Food Technology and Agribusiness
Cyber Security
Advanced Manufacturing
Medical Technology and Pharmaceuticals