Business Basics Grant (Round 2) Regional Queensland

The Business Basics Grant (Round 2) Regional Queensland provides support to businesses to increase core skills and adopt best practice.


The grant is no longer available

Application detail:


What do you get?

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

Who is this for?

Queensland small businesses based in regional QLD.


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.

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) and be registered for goods and services tax (GST)
  • have a Queensland headquarters and be based in regional Queensland
  • have a turnover of $300,000 or less for the last financial year (2020-21)
  • not have been approved for funding under Round 1 of the Business Basics program
  • not be insolvent or have owners/directors that are an undischarged bankrupt.

The applying business must be able to provide the following supporting documentation:

  • a certified statutory declaration from the business' owner or director stating the business: has an expected turnover of $300,000 or less in the last financial year (2020-21) and meets all grant eligibility criteria; and
  • supplier quotes (no more than 2) detailing description and costs of services, who will undertake the activity, and an outline of key activities.

Only 1 application will be accepted from an individual ABN or a financial beneficiary of a business for consideration at any one time.

Application submissions or answers from third parties are ineligible.

Applicants who have been successful in Round 1 cannot apply for this round.

How do you apply?

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