Small-Scale and Craft Program VIC

The Small-Scale and Craft Program provides small-scale and craft producers with funding for projects that help expand and grow their business.


The grant is no longer available

What do you get?

Matched funding of between $25,000 and $100,000.

Who is this for?

Victorian small-scale and craft agribusinesses.


Funding is available to help Victorian small-scale and craft agribusinesses scale-up operations, 

Grant funding may be used for projects that:

  • create cohesive visitor experiences that showcase Victoria’s premium small-scale and craft products and have the potential to become an ongoing tourist attraction
  • develop new agri-visitor experiences across Victoria
  • ensure Victoria continues to be a leader in artisanal produce, showcasing the sector's excellence, resilience, sustainability and local job creation
  • create opportunities for communities and visitors to engage with the unique small-scale and craft sector
  • increase understanding of and customer connection with Victoria’s small-scale agribusinesses.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • have a current Australian business number (ABN)
  • be registered as a business in Victoria
  • operate a business in Victoria
  • show benefit to multiple small-scale and craft agribusinesses operating within the small-scale and craft sector (i.e. cannot be a subsidiary of a larger firm)
  • be a legal entity
  • be able to meet the minimum 25% cash co-contribution.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Small-Scale and Craft Program.