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Business Support Fund – Stream 2: Implement a Circular Economy Base VIC

This program provides funding for businesses that undertake implementation of circular economy business models or practices that avoid waste generation in Victoria.

Closing date: 07 Jul 2022

What you get?

Matched funding of between $50,000 and $1,000,000 depending on the amount of waste the project will avoid each year.

Who is this for?

Victorian organisations.


Projects eligible for funding include those that:

  • avoid waste of products and materials
  • extend the useful life of products
  • increase shared use, access or ownership of products
  • replace products with services
  • produce products and services using less materials
  • upcycle pre-consumer food or Textile waste.

What are the eligibility criteria?

Applicants may apply as either as a single organisation, or as a collaborative project with multiple organisations.

All applications require a single lead applicant, who will be the responsible contracting party.

Lead applicants must be commercial/for profit businesses that:

  • have a current Australian business number (ABN)
  • have been operating for a minimum of 2 years by the application closing date
  • meet or exceed the minimum co-contribution requirements
  • lead any collaborative partnership according to requirements
  • agree to comply with the funding terms and conditions.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Business Support Fund – Stream 2: Implement a Circular Economy Base.