Small Business Ventilation Rebate VIC

This program provides rebates to Victorian public-facing small businesses to help them undertake immediate business ventilation and/or air purification improvements.

The grant is no longer available

Application detail:

Applications close 8 September 2022, or when funds are fully allocated, whichever occurs first.

What you get?

A rebate of $500.

Who is this for?

Victorian small businesses and sole traders.


Funding may be used to assist with:

  • equipment and works that improve air ventilation and/or purification for the installation, upgrade, maintenance and repair of building infrastructure and ventilation systems
  • direct costs to deliver the ventilation project such as labour, regulatory approvals or cost of building modification directly related to and required to accommodate the ventilation strategy.

Business owners are encouraged to read the Small Business Ventilation Guide before applying.

Check if you can apply

To be eligible, businesses must:

  • hold an active Australian business number (ABN) on and from 18 February 2022
  • operate from a Victorian fixed address commercial premises that is physically open to the public for in-person purchases or use of the business’s products and services
  • be registered for goods and services tax (GST) on and from 18 February 2022
  • have an annual Victorian payroll below $10 million for the 2020-21 financial year
  • hold sufficient public liability insurance to cover operations
  • have purchased and paid for the improvement between 1 January 2022 and 8 September 2022 inclusive.

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Apply for the Small Business Ventilation Rebate VIC

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