Advanced Manufacturing Ecosystem Fund NT

This program provides manufacturing enterprises with funding to help them grow advanced manufacturing capabilities in the Northern Territory.

Closes in 1307 days

Closing date: Tuesday 30 June 2026 Tue 30 Jun 2026

Application detail:

Apply at any time.

What do you get?

Matched funding of between $25,000 and $500,000.

Who is this for?

Small to medium manufacturing enterprises.


Funding is available to support manufacturing projects in the Northern Territory that:

  • commercialise new products and processes
  • transition new products or processes from pilot/prototype stage to full commercial operations
  • support early stage, small scale and pilot research projects in advanced manufacturing.

Project activities may include but are not limited to:

  • collaboration and networking with other businesses to develop a product and establish market potential
  • collaboration with research and technology hubs to test ideas and share knowledge
  • engagement with external professionals to provide commercialisation and market advice
  • acquisition, construction or installation and commission of new machinery and equipment to facilitate the project (limited to 25% of grant funding)
  • development of a product for commercialisation using high vale manufacturing techniques or processes such as rapid prototyping or using state-of-art manufacturing plant.

This program will benefit smaller firms and early stage research supporting the move to larger scale commercialisation.

Check if you can apply

To be eligible, you must:

  • be an Australian manufacturing enterprise with up to 199 employees
  • be undertaking a manufacturing project in the NT that aligns with one or more of the NT Manufacturing Priorities
  • have an Australian company number (ACN)
  • have an Australian business number (ABN)
  • be non-tax-exempt
  • be registered for goods and services tax (GST).

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