Energy Efficient Communities Program - Small Business Grants

The Energy Efficient Communities Program - Small Business Grants provides small businesses with grants of up to $20,000 to improve their energy efficiency. Grants may be used for equipment and component improvements, energy audits, feasibility studies and/or energy use and emission monitoring.

 

Overview

The objective of this grant opportunity is to support small businesses to save energy through: 

  • replace existing equipment with higher efficiency equipment
  • install or replace a component/s to help an existing system run more efficiently
  • carry out energy audits
  • carry out monitoring of energy usage and emissions

 

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible you must:

  • have an Australian business number (ABN)
  • have an annual turnover of less than $10 million based on Business Activity Statements from the previous 12 months

and be one of the following entities:

  • a company incorporated in Australia
  • a co-operative
  • a partnership
  • a sole trader

 

Who is this for?

This grant opportunity is for small businesses with an annual turnover of less than $10 million per year based on Business Activity Statements from the previous 12 months.

 

What do you get?

Grants from $5,000 to $20,000 for small businesses.

 

How do I apply?

Visit business.gov.au/Grants-and-Programs/Energy-Efficient-Communities-Program-Small-Business for full details.

Applications close 26 August 2020