The Investment Fast Track Fund provides funding to Victorian businesses for projects that will boost regional development, support economic diversification and boost employment. It also supports the development of early-stage works packages. Applications are encouraged from businesses, industry groups and organisations. In order to be eligible for investment, your organisation must be incorporated, and have an Australian business number. Read on to find out more about how to apply. Applicants must also be able to prove the feasibility of their project before receiving funding from the Investment Fast Track Fund.
The Victorian Government is accelerating planning and design work for Skyline Road. This investment will support detailed designs and planning consultations, supporting local jobs and the regional economy. The Investment Fast Track Fund will help the Murrindindi and Mansfield shire councils complete their planning work and seal the gravel surface of the road. The Fund will also help the government’s Regional Development Victoria program to support regional areas. If you are interested in learning more about this new program, you should visit Regional Development Victoria.
The Regional Jobs and Infrastructure Fund is one of the fundamental grant streams of the RJIF. It aims to promote economic growth in regional areas by providing financial support to regional organisations. The funding is available until the 2021-22 financial year, and is open to both for-profit and not-for-profit organisations. In addition to rural and regional projects, the Regional Infrastructure Fund supports existing facilities and promotes redevelopment of those facilities. Applications are open until 30 June 2022.