COVID-19 update: The Government has announced a mandatory code of conduct for commercial tenancies. You can find this information and stay up-to-date on the latest support for business on our coronavirus page or by calling 13 28 46.×

You are here:

Small-Scale and Craft Program VIC

The Small-Scale and Craft Program provides small-scale and craft producers with funding for projects that help expand their business and create jobs.
Application detail:

Application will close on the 6th of December 2019 for stream one and on the 31st of December for stream two.


What do you get?

Up to $200,000.

Who is this for?

Victorian small-scale craft businesses.


The Small-Scale and Craft Program provides Victorian small-scale and craft producers and agribusinesses with funding to help scale-up operations, diversify product lines and expand outreach.

Two streams of funding are currently available under the program:

  • Stream One - Small-scale and Craft Business Development: Grants up to $25,000 are available to eligible small-scale and craft producers for projects that support businesses to scale up, expand their operations and diversify their products

  • Stream Two - Job Creation and Economic Development: Grants of $25,000 – $200,000 will go to eligible small scale and craft agribusinesses for significant projects that will deliver benefits to the community and generate jobs

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible you must:

  • have a current Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • be registered as a business in Victoria
  • operate a small/micro agribusiness within the small-scale and craft sector, i.e. cannot be a subsidiary of a larger firm.

Find out more about the eligibility criteria at Small-Scale and Craft Program.

How do you apply?

Find out more about how to apply at Small-Scale and Craft Program.