Business Improvement District Grants

The Business Improvement District (BID) grant program 2017 - 2018 is now closed, for future funding opportunities please subscribe to our Business Bulletin

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.

Program guidelines and Application Forms can be downloaded below.

Economic Development team contact details: or (03) 9688 0200  

In person: Maribyrnong City Council, Cnr Hyde & Napier Streets, Footscray

In writing: PO Box 58, Footscray Vic 3011

More information

Download and read the Business Improvement District Grants Guidelines 2017(PDF, 724KB)

Download the Business Improvement District Grants Application 2017(PDF, 486KB)