Defence manufacturing funding now available under the Modern Manufacturing Initiative

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31 March 2021

Funding is now available for defence manufacturing projects under the Modern Manufacturing Initiative (MMI).

Open funding streams

If you’re undertaking defence manufacturing projects you can apply for funding support under the:

Successful National Manufacturing Priority projects are eligible to receive up to 50% of funding.

Applications for the third MMI stream—the Manufacturing collaboration stream—will open later this year.

Road map for defence sector

The industry-led Defence National Manufacturing Priority road map is now available to guide your application under the MMI.

This road map will help grow Australia in scale and competitiveness in defence manufacturing. This will situate us with world leading defence capabilities and support for businesses that venture in new sectors – while growing their own capabilities.

More priority sector road maps

Three more National Manufacturing Priority area road maps are also available:

We will release the remaining roadmap in coming weeks:

  • Recycling and Clean Energy

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