Application closing date: 30 June 2022

Offering up to $1 million to commercialise new products and processes, the Advanced Manufacturing Commercialisation Fund provides matched funding for small to medium manufacturing enterprises.

The grant will cover up to 50% of eligible project costs, with between $100k and $1 million offered.

This grant is suited to manufacturers operating in the below industries:
  • Food & Beverage
  • Medical Products
  • Resources technology and critical minerals processing
  • Recycling and clean energy
  • Defence
  • Space
Suitable applications for grant use:
  • Acquiring, constructing, installing and commissioning of new machinery and equipment to facilitate the project (limited to 25% of grant funding)
  • Developing a product for commercialisation using high value manufacturing techniques or processes such as rapid prototyping or using state-of-the-art manufacturing plant
  • Approved production and post-production manufacturing activities related to commercialisation
  • Collaboration and networking with other businesses to develop a product and establish market potential
  • Collaborating with research and technology hubs/centres to test ideas and share knowledge
  • Engaging external professionals to provide commercialisation and market advice, such as identifying market opportunities and developing a market strategy
  • Creating distribution strategies, such as market entry pathway and identifying domestic supply chains
  • Research collaboration as it relates to the validation/viability of later stage commercialisation
  • Approved production and post-production manufacturing activities related to commercialisation
Eligibility Criteria
  • Australian business number (ABN) and an Australian company number (ACN)
  • Small to medium manufacturing enterprise with less than 200 employees
  • Be non-tax-exempt
  • Registered for the goods and services tax (GST)
  • Entity incorporated in Australia


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To discuss potential projects of machinery for use with this grant reach out to us today at:

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