Vouchers to help food businesses access experts

The WA Government is making up to $700,000 available for agrifood and beverage businesses to grow and diversify their operations.

The second round of the Agrifood and Beverage Voucher Program is now open, with businesses encouraged to apply for vouchers of up to $10,000 to access expert advice.

The Western Australian program supports small to medium enterprises to engage a professional consultant or technical expert to support their business across nine categories: Business Planning; Quality Assurance; Market Positioning; E-Commerce Planning; Digital and Technology Advice; Export Capability Building; Technical Expertise; Planning for Investment; and Transitioning to Manufacturing.

Vouchers are available for eligible agrifood and beverage businesses across metropolitan and regional areas on a dollar for dollar co-contribution basis.

Applications close on December 11, 2020. More information is available at the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development’s website at https://www.agric.wa.gov.au/AFBvoucherprogram

Source: WA Government