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CBD Small Hospitality Grant VIC


The CBD Small Hospitality Grant provides funding to small and medium hospitality businesses in Melbourne's CBD who have previously received a grant from the Business Support Fund – Expansion program.

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What do you get?

A one-off grant of either $5000 or $15,000.

Who is this for?

Small and medium hospitality businesses in Melbourne's CBD.

Overview

This program provides additional support to small and medium hospitality businesses in Melbourne Central Business District (CBD) that have previously received a grant from the Business Support Fund – Expansion program.

Eligible businesses will be provided with a one-off grant of either $5000 (for businesses with a food service seating capacity in the CBD of 11 to 100 seats) or $15,000 (for businesses with a food service seating capacity in the CBD of 101 or more seats) to help with the continued operation of their business during the COVID-19 pandemic.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, businesses must:

  • be a recipient of a Business Support Fund – Expansion grant and may have received an invitation to apply for a CBD Small Business Hospitality Grant
  • operate a business with an address located in the Melbourne CBD, including the postcodes 3000 (Melbourne), 3005 (World Trade Centre), 3006 (Southbank) and 3008 (Docklands)
  • operate a restaurant, cafe, pub, bar, club, reception centre, coffee and dessert outlet or takeaway food venue with food service seating capacity of 11 seats or more
  • hold a Class 2 or 3 Service Sector Certificate of Registration under the Food Act 1984 (Vic)
  • not have received funding assistance through the Night-time Economy Business Support Initiative or the Victorian Live Music Venues Program

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at CBD Small Hospitality Grant.

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