Government announces Small Business Grant


The Small Business Grants (Employment Incentive) Act 2015 received assent on 29 June 2015. The Grant will provide employers up to $2000 per new employee for businesses that don't pay payroll tax.

The Grant will apply to new positions filled on or after 1 July 2015 and will continue until 30 June 2019. The Grant will be payable after the first anniversary of the hire of a new employee.

Businesses will be able to register for the Grant from 1 July 2015 via an online application.

For more information, visit the Small Business Grant page.

Last updated: 21 December 2015