Boost Your Business Vouchers

Each voucher is worth between $10,000-$50,000.

The Boost Your Business Vouchers is a Victorian funding program to help businesses grow and become more productive.

Key Requirements

Funding will be allocated under the following voucher streams:

Your business must have a project that fits into one of the above streams in order to secure a voucher.

What is eligible for funding?

To receive a Boost Your Business Voucher you must build capability in one or more of three main service areas:

Market Engagement – services to assist companies and organisations to identify and secure international market development and export opportunities

Innovation – services to assist companies to develop or commercialise new products and improve process innovation

Business Capability – services to assist companies to position them to support future growth

What companies are eligible for funding?

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Be a business registered in Victoria with an Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • Meet any co-contribution requirements with eligible cash expenditure
  • Be a legal entity
  • Meet all industrial relations obligations as an employer in accordance with the National Employment Standards
  • Have an operating presence in Victoria
  • Employ between 20-200 staff or have an annual turnover of greater than $1.5 million (preference will be given to Applicants that employ less than 200 people)
  • Conduct the majority of proposed activities in Victoria in partnership with an approved Service Provider; and
  • Agree to participate in future program evaluation activity

How can Avant Group help me?

Avant Group is an accredited supplier of Boost Your Business services under the following two streams:

  • $50,000 under the Advanced Victorian Manufacturing Stream
  • $50,000 under the Defence, Aerospace and Security Stream
  • $25,000 under the Entrepreneurs with Disability Stream
  • $10-$50,000 under the Food Innovation Stream

When does this grant open/close?

  • The program opens every year and opening/closing dates can change.
  • Contact Avant Group on (03) 8640 0914 to find out the next opening date for Boost Your Business.

Do I need to pay back the money if I win the grant?

No. Any grant money you receive is not required to be paid back at any stage.

How can I get help with my application? Or know if I’m likely to win funding?

Avant Group offers a no-obligation assessment of your eligibility for funding and will assess your likelihood of a successful grant application.