Business Basics Grant Program (Round 3) QLD

The Business Basics Grant (Round 3) provides support to QLD businesses to help them increase core skills and adopt best practice.

The grant is no longer available

What you get?

A single up-front fixed grant payment of $5,000.

Who is this for?

Queensland small businesses.


This program aims to help small businesses to:

  • increase their confidence in core skills
  • grow turnover, profit, and employment
  • improve business survivability and resilience.

Grant funded activities must be in one of the following 5 priorities:

  • training and coaching
  • website build/upgrade
  • professional business advice
  • strategic market services
  • business continuity and succession.

This round has 2 streams of funding, based on what Local government Area (LGA) a business is headquartered in. The LGAs are grouped into either south-east Queensland or regional Queensland. The streams may close at different times.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, your business must:

  • have fewer than 20¬†employees (by head count) at the time of applying for the grant
  • have an active Australian business number (ABN)
  • be registered for goods and services tax (GST)
  • have a Queensland headquarters and¬† an operating address in the relevant funding stream
  • have an expected annual turnover of $300,000 or less for current financial year
  • not have been approved for funding under an earlier round
  • not be insolvent or have owners/directors that are an undischarged bankrupt.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Business Basics Grant.