To access this element change to forms mode OFF

Current Grant Opportunity View - GO224

Centre for Defence Industry Capability - Capability Improvement Grants

Contact Details

:
13 28 46

:

:

GO ID:
GO224
Agency:
Department of Defence
Close Date & Time:
Ongoing
Internal Reference ID:
CDIC
Primary Category:
261002 - Small Business
Publish Date:
7-Jun-2017
Location:
ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS, Administered Territories
Selection Process:
Targeted or Restricted Competitive

Description:

A business can apply for a Capability Improvement Grant to cover up to 80% of the cost of engaging a consultant or expert to implement business improvements. As part of their grant application the business must include a proposal and quote from a service provider.

The business improvements will be set out in an advisory services report provided to the business by the CDIC. 

As a potential service provider, your proposal and quote should:

  • align with the recommendations outlined in the CDIC’s advisory services report
  • clearly set out the objectives, purpose and expected benefits you intend to deliver as part of the Capability Improvement Grant project
Eligibility:

To be eligible you must:

  • be a small to medium enterprise (SME) with less than 200 employees
  • be applying to implement recommendations identified by your CDIC business adviser in your advisory service report
  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • be registered for the Goods and Services Tax (GST)

and be one of the following entities:

  • a company, incorporated in Australia
  • a company limited by guarantee
  • an incorporated trustee on behalf of a trust.

We can only accept applications:

  • where you apply within 12 months of receiving a CDIC advisory service report
  • if you have successfully applied for a Capability Improvement Grant within the 6 month timeframe you can apply for further supplementary grants up to 12 months from the date you received the advisory service report.

To be eligible your project must:

  • sufficiently improve the capability, capacity or sustainability of your business to meet Defence’s need for a product or service
  • have a clear link to a recommendation identified in your CDIC advisory service report
  • engage a provider that is external to your business to provide a service
  • not have commenced or had any costs incurred prior to notification that your application is successful
  • have at least $5,000 in eligible expenditure.
Total Amount Available (AUD):

$3,000,000.00

Estimated Grant Value (AUD):

From $5,000.00 to $250,000.00

Instructions for Application Submission:
Other Instructions:

business.gov.au provides information and advice to businesses via a range of channels including phone (13 28 46), email and web chat. Contact us for assistance.

Addenda Available:

Contact Details

:
13 28 46

:

: