Business Plan Support
The Business Plan Support Grant assists businesses and social enterprises to plan for a viable and sustainable future. This includes activities that improve the ability to operate effectively and support the sustainability of the social enterprise or business.
Projects or activities that support a business to grow or establish, including strategic, business and financial planning activities. Examples include
- business plans
- program development
Projects are expected to deliver one or more of the following outcomes
- improved resilience and sustainability of businesses and social enterprises
- businesses confident to plan, take action, solve problems and lead in the community
- sustainable and viable businesses and social enterprises
- increased proportion of new social enterprises and businesses trading and viable after three years
Applications are assessed and awarded three times a year. Applications received by 4.00 pm on the second Wednesday of February, June and October will be assessed and awarded by the end of the following month. There is no grant assessment round in December and January so applications received after Wednesday 12 October will be assessed and the outcome advised to applicants in March.
Read the Program Guidelines to check if you are eligible to apply
Murrindindi Shire Council Grants and Contributions Program Guidelines 2021-2022 (Word)(DOCX, 7MB)
Murrindindi Shire Council Grants and Contributions Program Guidelines 2021-2022 (PDF)(PDF, 3MB)
If you have any questions, please call Council on (03) 5772 0333.
The following templates are provided as examples you may use to prepare your application. You are not required to use them.
In Kind Template(XLSX, 13KB)