Business District Improvement Grants
The Business Improvement District (BID) grant program 2017 - 2018 is now closed, for future funding opportunities please subscribe to our Business Bulletin for updates.
The BID grants:
- Promote destination marketing and other opportunities to increase trade and business opportunities.
- Strengthen business districts through improved public realm initiatives.
- Increase the viability of business districts through the development of innovative business practices.
- Promote and strengthen business groups that have a shared and common economic interest.
Applications must demonstrate how the project will deliver one or more of the above objectives.
Dates to remember
Grant program opens
Monday 22 May at 9am
Information Session – RSVP essential
Thursday 25 May at 9am-10am or 4pm-5pm
Thursday 22 June 9am-10am or 4pm-5pm
Grant program closes
Friday 7 July at 5pm
Join us for a discussion at Council offices on how the BID grant program works, what we fund and how applications are submitted.
RSVP essential, please email email@example.com,gov.au
Program guidelines and Application Forms can be downloaded below.
Contact the Economic Development team to organise a pre-application meeting prior submitting an application. Pre-application meetings are mandatory.
Economic Development team contact details:
firstname.lastname@example.org or (03) 9688 0200
In person: Maribyrnong City Council, Cnr Hyde & Napier Streets, Footscray
In writing: PO Box 58, Footscray Vic 3011
Download and read the Business Improvement District Grants Guidelines 2017(PDF, 724KB)
Download the Business Improvement District Grants Application 2017(PDF, 486KB)