Impacted Public Events Support Program Round 2 VIC

This program provides funding to event organisers and suppliers who have been impacted by COVID-19 restrictions.

Close date: 26 Oct 2021.

What do you get?

Funding of up to $25,000 to organisers and $10,000 for suppliers.

Who is this for?

Event organisers and suppliers in Victoria.


Funding is available to organisers and suppliers of Tier 1 and Tier 2 events under the Public Events Framework that were approved or registered to take place between 11:59pm on 24 June 2021 and 11:59pm on 23 September 2021.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • have an approved or registered Tier 1 or Tier 2 public event with more than 1,000 attendees that was scheduled between 11.59pm on 24 June 2021 and 11.59pm on 23 September 2021
  • have incurred non-recoverable costs that exceed the grant value and are the direct result of the May-June and July lockdowns and subsequent restrictions
  • have an annual Victorian payroll of up to $10 million in 2019-20 on an ungrouped basis
  • hold an Australian business number (ABN) and have held the same ABN at 24 June 2021
  • be trading solvently at the time of application
  • operate a business or have employees in Victoria
  • have been registered for goods and services tax (GST) on 24 June 2021
  • be registered with the responsible Federal or State regulator.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Impacted Public Events Support Program Round 2.

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