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Small to medium Queensland-based manufacturers can submit their expression of interest now.

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Made in Queensland is a Queensland Government initiative supporting our manufacturing sector to become more internationally competitive and adopt innovative processes and technologies. The $40 million grants program is aimed at increasing jobs in Queensland manufacturing businesses and growing the state's economy.

Following the success and high level of interest in the Made in Queensland initiative, the Queensland Government is expanding and streamlining the application process with updated criteria and guidelines.

Small to medium Queensland-based manufacturers can submit their expression of interest for the Made in Queensland program between 26 April 2018 and 24 May 2018.

To submit your expression of interest:

  1. read all the above documents
  2. register online.

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What you need to know to apply for an MIQ grant

The program

What is the Made in Queensland Program?

What is advanced manufacturing?

What projects will the program fund?

Are projects that upgrade existing manufacturing equipment eligible for grants?

Applicant eligibility

Who can apply?

What does it mean to be Queensland-based?

If the applying organisation is an existing Queensland Government grant recipient, is it still eligible to apply?

Can two or more businesses submit a combined application for a grant?

How to apply

What is the closing date and time for applications?

Can I ask to submit my application after the closing date and time?

What accompanying documents are required to apply for an Expression of Interest application?

Where can I get help to complete my application?

How can I find out more information about MIQ?


How can I check the status of my application?

When will I be notified of my application outcome?

Can I revise my application after lodgement?

Can I submit more than one application?

I have previously received funding under the program, can I apply for a grant in Round 2?


What grant amount can I apply for?

How will the grant be allocated to the business?

What is the program payment structure?

How are the project milestones determined?

What evidence is required in order to receive funding?

Are grant payments subject to GST?

Are in-kind costs eligible for matched funding?

Who can I source matched funding from?

The Project

Can I apply for funding support for an activity that has already commenced prior to this application?

Can I commence the project at any time?

Progress reporting

How often will progress reports be required?

What information will be required for progress reports?

Terms and conditions of the grant

Are the terms and conditions negotiable?

If I am successful, am I under an obligation to acknowledge the Queensland Government’s support?