AusIndustry is an agency set up by the Australian government to delivery products, services and information that support industry, research and innovation.
AusIndustry delivers a range of Australian Government programs to help businesses become more innovative, investment ready and internationally competitive. Through its 26 metropolitan and regional offices AusIndustry assists 10,000 businesses each year, providing $2 billion in research and commercialisation grants, tax and duty concessions, small business services and venture capital support.
How AusIndustry Can Help You
AusIndustry delivers a range of more than 30 business products including the Tradex Scheme which offers positive cash flow advantages to businesses involved in exports by providing an up-front exemption of customs duty and GST normally payable on imported inputs used in exported products.
Another program is Commercial Ready, offering grants of $50,000 to $5 million to small and medium sized businesses for research and development, proof-of-concept, and early-stage commercialisation projects.
AusIndustry can be contacted via their hotline, email, visiting one of the local offices or by contacting one of the nearly 60 Small Business Field Officers who are located in regional areas.
Advisors can provide consultation on research and development, growing a small business, manufacturing and production, commercialising a venture, applying for a tax or duty concession, and gaining access to science resources.
Visit the official website www.ausindustry.gov.au
33 Allara Street
(in Australia) 13 28 46
(in Australia) 02 9023 8822
(international) +61 2 9023 8822