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Indigenous Business Australia - COVID-19 Support

Indigenous Business Australia - COVID-19 Support provides Indigenous businesses with funding and specialist advice to help them recover from the impact of COVID-19.


What do you get?

Advice and funding of up to $100,000.

Who is this for?

Indigenous businesses who have been impacted by COVID-19.


The Indigenous Business Relief Package provides support for all Indigenous businesses who have been impacted by COVID-19. This new relief package has been designed in collaboration with the National Indigenous Australians Agency (NIAA) to respond to the immediate challenges Indigenous businesses are facing.

The package includes:

  • access to specialist advice to navigate the COVID-19 crisis, including a rapid assessment of your business positioning, cashflow management and assistance to access available stimulus measures from Federal, State/Territories, such as the Job Keeper Payment or the Boosting Cash Flow measures
  • working capital assistance of up to $100,000 via a loan/grant package (assessed on a needs basis), which will consist of
    • a grant of up to 50% of the package amount
    • a loan term of up to 36 months, with zero repayments for the first 12 months, and preferential interest rates

How do you apply?

You can find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Indigenous Business Australia - COVID-19 Support.

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