We genuinely connect with business and industry.
We have a national network of more than 200 front line staff and business experts who can work directly with your business to help you thrive, grow, create jobs and achieve your goals.
We can help you:
The contact centre provides you with simple and convenient access to business information and services from across government. We can connect you to information, grants, registrations and support to help your business succeed in Australia.
The contact centre operates Monday to Friday between 8.00 am to 8.00 pm nationally (closed on national public holidays).
The business.gov.au website provides access to:
We have offices in every Australian state and territory, including capital cities and regional areas.
We listen to your needs and take a holistic approach to addressing your individual challenges. Our Regional Managers provide impartial, trusted advice tailored to your region.
We can connect you to business information and assistance from all levels of government. With an aim of streamlining your government interactions.
Call the AusIndustry contact centre on 13 28 46 to connect with your Regional Manager.
We design and deliver programs that span our department’s portfolio including grants, tax incentives and tailored advice to support your business at each of its different stages.
The Entrepreneurs’ Programme provides you with access to business advisory services and grant funding, delivered through a national network of over 170 industry experts around Australia.
The program provides tailored services based on the stage your business is at, these include:
The Research and Development (R&D) Tax Incentive is the Australian Government’s key mechanism to stimulate research and development investment in Australia. It offers a tax offset for companies conducting eligible research and development activities. AusIndustry and the Australian Tax Office jointly administer the tax incentive.
Our Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Program supports Australian industries’ ability to compete and produce. We do this by helping you partner with the research sector to solve industry-identified problems in 2 ways:
We also help design and deliver Australian Government priority initiatives, including:
We were established in 1995 to help businesses access government programs. We connect businesses and other organisations with support across all levels of government to help them improve and grow.
Our key activities include:
Our customers include:
We design and deliver the Australian Government’s business support programs with:
Last updated: 7 March 2022
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