COVIDSafe Outdoor Activation Voucher Program VIC

This program provides VIC businesses, not-for-profits, community organisations and trader associations with funding to help them reopen in a COVIDSafe way.

Application detail:

Applications will remain open until the program application quota is filled.

What you get?

Voucher of $2,000.

Who is this for?

Victorian businesses, organisations, not-for-profits and trader associations.


Funding is available to help businesses, including gyms, dance studios, and hairdressers, offer safe outdoor retail, personal services, recreation, entertainment and dining options.

Expenditure claimed must be used to implement a plan to move a business activity outdoors safely, and may include but is not limited to:

  • equipment to enable outdoor activity (e.g. tables, chairs, safety barriers and bollards, umbrellas, heaters etc)
  • point-of sale-devices
  • minor electrical upgrades
  • installation of outdoor lighting
  • minor works to improve outdoor amenity
  • insurance costs
  • marketing.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • hold an active Australian business number (ABN)
  • operate from a Victorian location, excluding the City of Melbourne local government area
  • be registered for goods and services tax (GST) on and from 15 October 2021
  • have an annual Victorian payroll of up to $3 million for the 2019-20 financial year on an ungrouped basis
  • be operating in an eligible industry sector.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at COVIDSafe Outdoor Activation Voucher Program.

Contact information