Invest Frankston Business Grants

Applications for the 2020 Invest Frankston Business Grants are now open. This year has a grant pool of $180,000 available for businesses.

IF you have a bold vision for activating our city precincts, an innovative idea to break into new markets or an exciting new enterprise ready to unleash in Frankston City, we want to hear from you.

Our steadfast commitment to driving business success is delivering grants of up to $30,000 to help inspired business ideas come to life.

For more information about the grants and eligibility, view the Guidelines and Toolkit (2MB)

To commence your grant application click here.

Important dates 

Grant application window.

Open: Monday 22 June 2020

Close:Thursday 23 July 2020

Additional Support for Grant Applicants

Business Grants Application Workshop  

This workshop covers the main elements of the application, including: 

  • Goals and Outcomes Analysis
  • Pricing
  • Business Plan Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis (Strengths/Weaknesses/Opportunity/Threats)
  • Marketing Plan
  • Financial Analysis
  • Return on Investment Calculation (ROI)
  • Project Plan for Grant Expenditure


  • Wednesday 1 July, 4pm-6pm
  • Wednesday 8 July, 4pm-6pm
  • Wednesday 15 July, 4pm-6pm

These are virtual sessions via the Zoom platform.

Cost: Free (bookings essential)

Book now

Business Grants Financial Assistance Workshops

Council provides financial workshops to help businesses compile their financial reports for grant applications. 

Applicants are encouraged to attend one of these free two hour workshops. 


  • Thursday 9 July 2020. 4pm-6pm
  • Thursday 16 July 2020, 4pm-6pm

These are virtual sessions via the Zoom platform.

Cost: Free (Bookings essential)

Book Now

Other Government Grants

Both the Victorian and Federal Governments offer grant and support to businesses.

Federal Government:

State Government:

Contact Us

Frankston City Council
Economic Development
30 Davey Street
PO Box 490
P. 1300 322 322
F. 03 9784 1094

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