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Tourism Industry Market Support Program TAS


The Tourism Industry Market Support Program provides tourism operators with funding to help them re-engage with the interstate visitor market as Tasmania’s borders re-open.

Open
Close date: 30 Oct 2020 12:00 AM AEST.

What do you get?

Funding of up to $2500.

Who is this for?

Tasmanian tourism businesses.

Overview

Funding is available to commercial tourism businesses that service interstate visitors to Tasmania and encourage visitors to travel into regional areas.

There are 2 types of grants:

  • grant 1 - up to $1000 available as one-off marketing support
  • grant 2 - up to $2500 available as on a dollar for dollar matched basis as one-off marketing support

Businesses who can satisfy the assessment criteria of grant 1 and grant 2 may choose to apply for both grants.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, applicants must meet all of the following:

  • have an Australian business number (ABN) which must have been active on or before 29 February 2020, and continues to be active
  • have an annual turnover of more than $50,000 (excluding GST) for 2018-19 or 2019-20 financial year OR for recently established businesses, estimate that annual turnover will exceed $50,000 (excluding GST) in the 2020-21 financial year
  • earn at least 50% of their income from the applicant business
  • operate predominantly in Tasmania and the business owners must reside in Tasmania
  • business provides one of the following tourism industry related services:
    • visitor attraction
    • backpacker/youth market
    • self-contained accommodation
    • hosted accommodation
    • hotel/motel/caravan park
    • tour/transport operator

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility criteria and how to apply at Tourism Industry Market Support Program.

Contact information