Enterprise Centres Program To Back Small Business

Tasmanian Government allocates $2.6 million to the 2017-2020 Enterprise Centres Tasmania Program

The Enterprise Centres Tasmania Program establishes a network of business advisors who will work together to support Tasmanian small businesses to create jobs and investment growth.

As a minimum, advisory services should cover the following areas:

  • new business, product or service feasibility
  • business establishment, growth and exit
  • management capability for example but not limited to: business planning, succession planning, governance arrangements and intellectual property (IP) matters
  • accessing finance and financial management
  • marketing
  • market development
  • technology and digital opportunities
  • workforce management for example but not limited to: planning, recruitment, retention, development, termination and work health and safety
  • referrals to other ECT Program providers and or specialists

 Eligible applicants are invited to apply to deliver business advisory services in one or more of seven pre-determined geographies.  Applications close Friday 16 September 2016 with funding being offered for the period 1 January 2017 to 21 March 2020.

For more information visit the Department of State Growth website: http://www.stategrowth.tas.gov.au/home/grants_and_funding/grants/2017-2020_enterprise_centres_tasmania_program