The Business Basics Grants Program provides support for small businesses to increase key skills and implement new processes.

This program will provide grants of $5,000 to support small businesses to increase core capabilities and adopt current best practice. This is a great opportunity for micro-businesses to access funds for professional services aimed at enhancing business development and management capabilities.


this grant will fund activities in these 5 priority areas: 

  1. Training and coaching
  2. Website build or upgrades
    • Website build or upgrade [including website refresh]
    • Adding e-commerce
    • Developing new website content
  3. Professional business advice
    • Business plans
  4. Strategic marketing services
  5. Business continuity and succession


key eligibility criteria includes having: 

  • not have been approved for funding under Round 1, 2 or 3 of the Business Basics grants program
  • have fewer than 20 employees [by head count] at the time of applying for the grant
  • have an active Australian Business Number [ABN] and be registered for GST
  • have headquarters in Queensland
  • have an expected turnover of $300,000 or less in the last financial year [2021–22]
  • not have owners/directors that are insolvent or an undischarged bankrupt.


registration of interest [ROI] opens 24 November 2022

Full details are available here: Business Basics Grants Program

If you have any questions or require assistance with an application please do not hesitate to get in touch at or give us a buzz on 1300 BDEPOT.