Department of State Development

Reducing the costs of doing business so that South Australia is nationally and internationally competitive.

Following the South Australian Government's review of assistance programs the Industry Assistance Framework has been established to support economic growth. Financial assistance to private sector entities will be delivered through three new designated funds. Industry assistance will be targeted and focused on opportunities that provide strategic development benefit to the state, including in South Australia's regions.

The Economic and Business Growth Fund

To support industry and business growth in South Australia through attraction and expansion support for initiatives that will introduce significant new technologies, capabilities, capacities and expertise in industries that align to the state’s competitive advantages and provide industry sector support where required.

The Research, Commercialisation and Startup Fund

For researchers, entrepreneurs and businesses. The Research, Commercialisation and Startup Fund (RCSF) supports researchers, entrepreneurs and businesses to accelerate their progress with funding from the South Australian Government.

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The Regional Growth Fund

To pursue economic opportunities for regional South Australia and build and strengthen regional communities.

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