Screen Australia Funding and Support


Screen Australia Funding and Support provides screen practitioners with funding and resources to support the development, production and promotion of Australian screen content.
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Application detail:

The deadlines to apply vary across the different funding programs. Please check the information on the program page.

 
What do you get?

Various funding programs and resources are available.

Who is this for?

Australian screen practitioners.

Overview

Screen Australia provides funding and resources to support the development, production and marketing of Australian screen content, as well as for the development of Australian talent and screen production businesses.

Different funding programs are offered under the following streams:

  • feature films
  • television and online
  • documentaries
  • shorts
  • indigenous
  • industry development
  • producer offset
  • co-production program

A number of the programs are open to first time or early-career filmmakers.

The funding available and deadlines to apply vary across the programs offered.

What are the eligibility criteria?

An individual applicant must:

  • be an Australian citizen
  • be an Australian resident who has lived in Australia, continuously or intermittently, for more than one half of the year immediately preceding their application
  • not be the employee of a broadcaster or commissioning platform
  • not be enrolled full-time in a film, television or interactive digital media course
  • not be acting in the capacity of a trustee of a trust

An applicant that is a company must:

  • be incorporated and carrying on business in Australia, and have its central management and control in Australia
  • not be a broadcaster
  • not be a holding company or subsidiary of a broadcaster
  • not be acting in the capacity of a trustee for a trust

Find out more about the eligibility criteria at Screen Australia Funding and Support.

How do you apply?

Find out more about how to apply at Screen Australia Funding and Support.