Tasmanian Jobs and Investment Fund

This Fund helps Tasmanian businesses by generating sustainable jobs and investment.

What does it offer?

Grants will be provided to Tasmanian businesses looking to invest, grow and create jobs.
The minimum grant amount is $50,000.

There is no maximum grant amount but grants must be within the limit of $24 million total available funds.

Grants are for up to a maximum of $1 for every $2 you provide.

Grant funding will be awarded through an open competitive process.

Eligible applicants must apply during a funding round and are assessed against merit criteria.

What projects are eligible?

Your project must generate new sustainable business growth and job creation.

What activities are eligible?

  • Purchase of equipment and machinery.
  • Construction and/or fit-out of new infrastructure.

The Programme Delegate may approve additional eligible activities that are in line with the Programme Guidelines.

Who can apply?

Your business must:

  • Be incorporated.
  • Engage in trading activities as a main activity.
  • Have an ABN.
  • Be registered for GST.
  • Commit to funding at least $2 for every $1 in grant funds.

How do I apply?

You can only apply during a funding round using  the application form on business.gov.au.

Round 1 will open on 4 December 2015 and will close at 5:00 pm AEST 12 February 2016

Where can I find more information?

Visit the website http://www.business.gov.au/grants-and-assistance/regional-innovation/TJIF/Pages/TJIF-Factsheet.aspx#