Forestry Business Transition Voucher Program Round 2 VIC

This program provides forestry businesses with vouchers to access specialist business services.
Closes in 64 days

Closing date: Wednesday 31 May 2023 Wed 31 May 2023

What do you get?

Up to $25,000 in vouchers for specialist business services.

Who is this for?

Businesses operating in the VIC forestry industry.


Funding is available to support forestry businesses as the industry transitions away from native timber harvesting.

Forestry businesses will receive vouchers to engage appropriate professional services to undertake a business diagnostic and/or develop a business transition plan. Funding is paid to the Registered Service Provider once the services have been satisfactorily provided.

Check if you can apply

To be eligible, you must:

  • have an Australian business number (ABN)
  • conduct business operations within Victoria
  • meet all industrial relations obligations as an employer in accordance with the National Employment Standards under the Fair Work Act 2009.

Additionally, businesses must either:

  • hold a current VicForests Timber Supply Agreement, or
  • hold a current Forest Produce Licence issued by VicForests, or
  • are a harvest and/or haulage business with a current agreement to provide those services to VicForests, or
  • are a seed collector providing seed collection services to VicForests.

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