Small Business Recovery Grants Program - Queensland

Service summary

The Small Business Recovery Package Grants Program ( provides assistance to small businesses severely impacted by Tropical Cyclone Debbie (TC Debbie) to engage high-level expertise to help them recover and rebuild business confidence.

Funding of up to $10,000 (excluding GST) may be provided to eligible businesses to engage business consultants, mentors, coaches or an advisory service to assist with business recovery following TC Debbie.

The purpose is to provide severely impacted small businesses access to high-level expertise and advice to rebuild business confidence and increase resilience for the future.

A single grant payment will be made directly to the business to be used for business plan development, retraining, mentoring, financial counselling and/or exploring options for business sustainability.

Service type

Support Service

A service offered by government to aid in running a business.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible the business must:

  • have a minimum trading history of two years

  • have fewer than 20 employees on 27 March 2017
  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN) and be registered for GST

  • not have an owner or director who is an undischarged bankrupt or insolvent.

Only one application will be accepted from an individual ABN or business address.

Grant recipients will be required to submit receipts to demonstrate how grant funding was used no more than three months after an application has been approved.


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Additional information

Further information including program guidelines, timeframes and how to apply are available on

Administering agency

Department of Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games
Office of Small Business

Contact details

Department of Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games
Office of Small Business


13 QGOV (13 74 68)


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