SME Business Advisory Services Program SA

This program provides small and medium sized businesses with matched funding to help them access professional services to help grow and transform their business.

Application detail:
Due to high demand, the SME Advisory Services program has been fully subscribed and applications are now closed.

What do you get?

Matched funding of up to $10,000.

Who is this for?

South Australian small and medium businesses.


Matched funding is available to access the following professional advisory services from approved providers:

  • business planning
  • marketing
  • e-commerce
  • finance matters
  • workforce planning
  • transformation of business and operating models
  • identification of new business opportunities, including research and development
  • analysis of growth opportunities
  • information technology
  • business future proofing, including how to maximise technology
  • business continuity planning (including both emergency planning and managing occurrences such as supply chain disruptions)
  • other as deemed appropriate by the assessment panel where the Applicant can demonstrate benefit of transformation and growth to their business

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • be a business with operations based primarily in SA
  • have less than 100 full time equivalent employees
  • be looking to transform and grow your business
  • have an Australian business number (ABN)
  • not be a public company, charitable business or body corporate under the Body Corporate and Community Management Act 1997
  • be a sole trader, partnership, co-operative, private company or trust that carries on a for-profit business
  • have a business that is being developed and in the opinion of the Department will be developed into a for-profit business that will be carried on

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at SME Business Advisory Services Program.

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