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The NSW Investment Concierge team works with experts across all levels of government. We provide a free, tailored and confidential service for businesses looking to establish or grow in NSW. Contact our team to discuss your requirements and find out more about other government services and programs available.

 




















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General support

Australian Government

Austrade provides a range of support to Australian companies for exporting overseas.

Business.gov.au includes a search tool for assistance programs offered by State and Australian governments. It also provides advice to businesses on compliance with government requirements.

Entrepreneurs’ Programme uses experienced Advisers and Facilitators, drawn from industry, to ensure businesses get the advice and support needed to improve their competitiveness, productivity and to seek growth opportunities.

Research and Development Tax Incentive, a broad based, market driven, self-assessed incentive delivered through Australia’s taxation system, is designed to induce additional industry investment in research and development.

Industry Growth Centres encourage collaboration, commercialisation and international engagement between stakeholders in priority industries.

Cooperative Research Centres foster high quality research to solve industry-identified problems through partnerships with research and industry.

Australian Industry Participation policies and programs assist Australian industry to compete for major Australian public and private projects.

Major Projects Facilitation Agency provides a single entry point to Australian regulation for proponents of major projects.


NSW Government


Office of Regional Development
provides a concierge service for companies looking to establish or relocate in Regional NSW.

Regional Growth Fund supports infrastructure to grow regional centres, activate local economies and improve services in communities.

Jobs for NSW offers business grants, loans, loan guarantees and other services to help create more jobs in regional and rural NSW.

Business Connect provides business advisory services and business skills training up to 30 June 2020.

Boosting Business Innovation Program accelerates innovation in NSW by supporting greater collaboration between research organisations and their business communities.

Visas and migration offer visas to eligible businesses, investors and highly skilled workers of benefit to the NSW economy - with additional options for candidates seeking to live and work in Regional NSW.

TechVouchers drive opportunities for research collaboration between NSW small-to-medium enterprises and Boosting Business Innovation Program delivery partners.

Sydney School of Entrepreneurship teach practical entrepreneurial skills to top students from a range of disciplines as part of their degree or TAFE NSW program.

Jobs Action Plan (Payroll Tax Rebate) is available to businesses that create and fill new jobs. Rebates worth A$6,000 are available. To be eligible, businesses must be registered as an employer and paying payroll tax.

Office of Environment and Heritage has a range of programs, resources and tools to help businesses save energy and adopt energy-efficient practices.

Smart Work Hubs in Rouse Hill, Oran Park, Wyong, Penrith and Gosford provide flexible working facilities.

NSW Women Entrepreneurs Network is a one-stop-shop created by female industry leaders to connect  aspiring and existing entrepreneurs with the resources, knowledge and people that can help them create and grow their business.

NSW Small Business Grant offers A$2,000 per full time equivalent position to expanding small businesses hiring new employees.

NSW Department of Industry offers services for businesses wanting to launch or expand in New South Wales.


Additional sector-specific support

Agribusiness

NSW Food Authority is a wholly integrated through-chain food regulatory agency.

Fine Food Australia is an annual showcase of the latest food, drinks, ingredients and equipment for the foodservice and retail industry sectors.

Rural Assistance Authority Farm Innovation Fund assists primary producers identify and address risks to their farming enterprise, improve permanent farm infrastructure, and ensure long-term productivity and sustainable land use to aid in meeting changes to seasonal conditions.


Health and aged care

MyAgedCare helps patients find relevant aged care services that meet their needs across Australia.

Tourism

Destination NSW is the lead Government agency for the NSW tourism and major events sector.

VisitNSW is a platform to advertise locations, activities, businesses and events on behalf of the NSW tourism industry.

Tourism Investment provides investment opportunities in Australia's tourism sector.

Infrastructure and construction

Regional Growth Fund supports infrastructure to grow regional centres, activate local economies and improve services in communities.