Business Boost Grants Program

Program Key Details

Eligible Business Size   Small businesses fewer than 20 employees 

(turnover $300,000 – $600,000 in 2020/2021 financial year)

Status                            Application Preparation

Opening Date                30 July 2021

Closing Date                  When funds are exhausted

The Business Boost grants program provides support to businesses to advance improvements in their efficiency and productivity.

This support includes funded activities in 3 project areas:

  1. Future planning
  2. Specialised and automated software
  3. Staff management, development and planning

The program is administered by the Department of Employment, Small Business and Training (DESBT).

You may be eligible to receive a grant payment of $15,000 (excluding GST) on completing your proposed project.

Successful applicants must co-contribute at least 30% of the total project costs.
(see online calculator on Business Queensland Website)

In addition to the current grant program please refer to the links below for other support for your business.

Business Launchpad – New digital tool that makes it easier to discover licences, permits and regulatory information tailored to your business needs.

Business Assistance Finder – Support to reopen and grow your business

The Office of Small Business Commissioner

Queensland Small Business Advisory Council

Business Health Check – Identify changes you can make to help your business survive and thrive

Small Business Disaster Hub Resources – Use these resources to prevent, prepare, respond, recover and communicate so you can get back to business sooner when disaster hits.