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Business Recovery and Resilience Mentoring VIC

The Business Recovery and Resilience Mentoring program provides small businesses with mentoring sessions to help them navigate the economic challenges posed by restrictions to help slow the spread of COVID-19.

Application detail:

Apply at any time.

What you get?

Up to 4 one-on-one, 2-hour mentoring sessions with an experienced professional.

Who is this for?

Victorian small businesses.


Eligible businesses can receive up to four 2-hour mentoring sessions with an experienced professional who will help them make informed decisions about the future of their business.

Sessions include tailored guidance on:

  • Business recovery – strengthen business recovery (cost reduction, debt and cashflow management)
  • Market transformation – understand how COVID-19 has triggered or accelerated market changes
  • Digital literacy and engagement – help businesses reach new customers and markets
  • Market chain and supply diversification – reduce exposure to supply chain risks
  • Reskilling and retraining – help businesses upskill their existing workforce.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • be a small business with less than 20 full-time employees (includes sole traders, partnerships, private companies or trusts)
  • hold an active Australian business number (ABN)
  • intend to re-establish or continue operating in Victoria
  • not be a public company, charitable business (one that does not operate to make a profit) or body corporate under the Body Corporate and Community Management Act 1997.

Applications may be considered from businesses that employ 20 or more full-time employees, but have a turnover of less than $50 million.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Business Recovery and Resilience Mentoring.