Australian government loans for small business owners are often cited as an example of the support given by state and national governments. The funding provided by loans and grants have been valuable sources of capital for start-ups and expansion. Funds can be used for equipment, leasehold expenses and costs associated with trade fairs and export marketing. Government funding is available in an assortment of ways, including government grants that do not need to be paid back.
You can also take advantage of the Small Business Startup Assessment Tool below and see the tools and resources you need to succeed at launching your business. It takes just a minute and will also tell you if there may be any funding programs available.