Local Capability Fund – National and International Standards Compliance Round WA

The National and International Standards Compliance Round provides small to medium businesses with matched funding to help them engage external expertise to carry out the implementation and third party certification of national and international stan

Application detail:

Applications will remain open until funding is exhausted.

What you get?

Funding of up to $20,000.

Who is this for?

Western Australian small to medium enterprises.


Funding is available to assist small to medium businesses access the external expertise required to help them achieve third party certification in national and international standards, including:

  • ISO 9001 – quality management standards to help work more efficiently and reduce product failures
  • ISO 14001 – environmental  management standard to help reduce environmental impacts, reduce waste and be more sustainable
  • ISO 45001 – health and safety standards to help reduce accidents in the workplace
  • ISO 27001 – IT security standards to help keep sensitive information secure
  • ISO 50001 – energy management standards to help reduce energy consumption
  • AS/NZS 5131 – steel industry compliance standards to help improve the integrity of structural steelwork.

Funding of up to $20,000 is available to cover 75% of eligible costs.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • have an Australian business number (ABN)
  • be registered for goods and services tax (GST)
  • be a for-profit organisation or business
  • have been operating for at least 3 years at the time of application
  • be based in Western Australia and continue to be based there for the next 12 months
  • employ less than 200 people.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Local Capability Fund – National and International Standards Compliance Round.

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