$20M GV Regional Jobs & Investment Package  

Posted on 13 Aug 2017

Please note: this is an old article

It was published in August 2017, so the information may be out-of-date.

Applications opened on the10th August for the $20 million Goulburn Valley Regional Jobs and Investment Package to help diversify the regional economy, stimulate economic growth and deliver sustainable employment in the region.

Three streams of funding are available under the program:

 Local Infrastructure

  • Grants are for local government bodies and agencies and not for profit organisations to invest in new or upgraded infrastructure projects. These projects will capitalise on opportunities for growth, deliver long-term economic benefits to regional communities, and create jobs.

 Business Innovation

  • Grants will enable business to build scale and capability to be competitive in new or growing markets that create sustainable employment.

 Skills and training

  • Grants will provide funding to local government bodies and agencies and not for profit organisations. These projects will support training and upskilling of the regional workforce to meet regional priorities, take advantage of emerging opportunities and withstand major labour market changes.

Information about the program including information sessions, program fact sheets and program guidelines are available here: business.gov.au/RJIP

If you are unable to attend the information sessions and would like further information or if you have any questions, please contact me on the details below.

To find out more attend one of the information sessions, click on the location to book

Shepparton GOTAFE - 24th Aug - 10:30am

Paul Henderson Regional Manager – Northern Victoria
AusIndustry – Business Services
Phone: 03 5442 4199
Mobile: 0428 360 230
Email: paul.henderson@industry.gov.au