Materials Efficiency Grants
The Boosting Productivity materials efficiency grants program is open to small and medium sized manufacturing businesses that have the potential to significantly improve materials efficiency and have less than 200 full time employees.
Funding is available to manufacturers looking to find materials efficiency solutions to their waste problems, which will result in more efficient use of materials and less waste sent to landfill.
Grants of up to $13,000 per business are available.
- Up to $10,000 can be used for expert advice from a materials efficiency assessor (consultant)
- Up to $3,000 as an incentive, to start putting in place materials efficiency solutions
The assessor will work with the business to tackle the root cause of the waste problem, understand the ‘true cost of waste’ and develop a business case for investing in cost-effective solutions.
As this is a non-competitive program, a Business Productivity team adviser is available to guide you through the application process.
Sustainability Victoria offers a free finance facilitation service and Environmental Upgrade Finance.
Watch the video to find out how Maton Guitars has adapted lean manufacturing principles to achieve materials efficiency gains
Fill in the Registration form to begin the application process. Sustainability Victoria will use the information you provide to check if your business is eligible.
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Registration form for Materials Efficiency Grants
A Business Productivity advisor will contact you to discuss your eligibility, selecting a materials consultant and scoping your assessment.
Finalise your application with help from a Business Productivity adviser. You will need to agree to the Terms of Participation in a Grants Program.
Receive feedback from a Business Productivity adviser on the outcome of your application.
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Short Form Funding Agreement Terms and Conditions
For further information
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