Who for? Businesses in regional NSW looking to expand into a new market segment or expand operation into another region.
What for? Subsidises the appointment of a consultant to assist with the development of a marketing plan and the implementation of that plan. Services performed can include market research, web page construction or e-commerce services and promotion.
How much? Participants receive dollar-for-dollar matched funding to a maximum of $3,000 for the development plan and up to $5,000 to support the implementation of the plan.
When does it close? Ongoing.
We say: Seed funding to assist regional businesses, which often have less access to cash for investment, to research growth options and engage in marketing and other activities required to help ensure that expansion is successful.