Outdoor Eating and Entertainment Package VIC


The Outdoor Eating and Entertainment Package provides hospitality businesses located outside the City of Melbourne with funding to help them adapt to outdoor dining and entertainment.

Open
Close date: 11 Dec 2020 12:00 AM AEDT.

What do you get?

Funding of up to $5000.

Who is this for?

Victorian hospitality businesses located outside of the City of Melbourne local government area.

Overview

Funding is available to help hospitality businesses prepare for COVID Normal trading.

Grants may be used for:

  • infrastructure and equipment required for outdoor dining (e.g. umbrellas, outdoor furniture, screens)
  • training owners and staff to adapt to a COVID-Safe operating environment
  • marketing to promote outdoor dining
  • other costs associated with adapting or expanding existing outdoor dining or entertainment areas

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • operate a hospitality business with premises located in Victoria but not located in the City of Melbourne local government area
  • be registered for goods and services tax (GST)
  • hold an Australian business number (ABN) and have held that ABN as at 13 September 2020
  • operate from a commercial premises (residential and mobile premises are not eligible for this grant)
  • have an annual payroll of less than $3 million
  • operateĀ a designated space on premises for customers to receive food or alcohol service as at 13 September 2020
  • have access to outdoor areas that the business proposes to use for new, expanded or enhanced outdoor dining and food service
  • provide details of any relevant permits (e.g. Class 2 or 3 Service Sector Certificate of Registration under the Food Act 1984 (Vic), a relevant Liquor License)
  • hold or have applied for the relevant permits for expanded or enhanced outdoor dining and food service
  • be registered with WorkSafe

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Outdoor Eating and Entertainment Package.

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