Both Federal and State governments are providing grant opportunities to the manufacturing sector to assist with capital, infrastructure and innovation. These grants provide great support in improving and upgrading manufacturing automation.

For the best possible outcome, it is recommended to talk to experts and if applicable start the submission process, even before these grants open.

To determine the best suited options for your business and begin this process reach out to us to arrange a free eligibility  consultation with industry experts Avant Group. 


Currently and soon to open grants


Manufacturing and Industry Development Fund

VIC | $500k
Open to small and medium sized enterprises that require support to expand their manufacturing operations and continue on their growth trajectory.

Medtech Manufacturing Capability Program

VIC | $100k – $500k
A $20 million Victorian Government initiative to grow medtech manufacturing in Victoria, creating more jobs, investment, and innovation in the sector.

Advanced Manufacturing Business Improvement Fund

TAS | up to $20k
Providing advanced manufacturers with a reimbursement of up to 50% of approved costs towards business improvement activities.

Value Add Investment Grant

WA | $30k – $750k (two streams)
Supports agriculture, food and beverage businesses to invest in the expansion or relocation of their value adding and manufacturing operations.

Manufacturing Hubs Grants Program

QLD | $5k – $1m
Developed to address identified industry challenges and opportunities associated with manufacturing firms transitioning to advanced manufacturing.

Advanced Manufacturing Commercialisation Fund

Federal | $100k – $1m
Available for small to medium manufacturing enterprises undertaking projects that align with one or more of the 6 National Manufacturing Priorities.

Manufacturing Modernisation Fund

Federal | $100k – $1m
Is a key element of the Australian Government’s Modern Manufacturing Strategy, which aims to help Australian manufacturers scale-up, compete internationally and create jobs in the 6 National Manufacturing Priorities.

 Information courtesy of Avant Group.

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