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The Hindmarsh Shire Council Business Assistance Grants Program was established in 2016 to generate new employment opportunities, support existing businesses to grow and attract new business to Hindmarsh Shire.
Business Assistance Grants are categorised into two tiers of funding:
Tier One grants aim to assist existing businesses to undertake small projects / initiatives (with a value up to $1,000 without a co-contribution). Examples include, but are not limited to:
Business owners and operators are encouraged to identify the individual needs of their business and to prepare an appropriate application in accordance to the eligibility criteria. Refer to the following eligibility / ineligible criteria.
Tier Two grants aim to assist existing businesses to undertake larger projects (from above $1,001 up to $3,000 with a 1:3 cash ratio).
For every $1 cash contribution from businesses, Council will contribute $3 up to a maximum of $3,000.) Examples of initiatives include, but are not limited to:
To submit hardcopy applications, please print and mail to:
Community Development Officer
Hindmarsh Shire Council
P.O. BOX 250
NHILL, VIC 3418
PDF applications can be emailed to:
For more information, contact our Grants Team via phone at 03 5391 4444 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.