Recycling Victoria Organics Sector Transformation Fund Round 1

This program provides organic processing businesses with funding to help them develop new or enhance existing organic processing infrastructure.

The grant is no longer available

What you get?

Minimum $50,000 available per project. No funding cap per project.

Who is this for?

Victorian organic processing businesses, local government and water corporations.


Funding is available for projects that improve organic processing capability, including projects that:

  • build new or enhance existing┬áprocessing infrastructure to either:
    • increase capacity, or
    • improve product quality through the installation of decontamination infrastructure or the procurement of technical equipment, including product testing
  • have had a confirmed investment decision made on or later than 15 April 2021 and will be commissioned and operational by 30 March 2024
  • are expected to be commercially viable over their operational life.

Eligible recycled organic processing infrastructure includes:

  • aerobic composting
  • anaerobic digestion.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • be operating an organic processing business
  • have an existing facility located in Victoria or the intent to build a facility in Victoria
  • have a current Australian business number (ABN)
  • have been operating for a minimum of 2 years
  • be registered for goods and services tax (GST).

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Recycling Victoria Organics Sector Transformation Fund Round 1.