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Innovation industry support

We are listening and understand that the COVID-19 crisis is impacting our innovation industry.

The Queensland Government has announced the first stage of the state’s economic reset, The Queensland Economic Recovery Strategy: Unite and Recover for Queensland Jobs to help the State recover from COVID-19 with a focus on backing Queensland jobs.

Recovery packages

If you are a small business, startup or part of the innovation industry you may be eligible for relief or grant programs as part of the COVID-19 recovery packages.

COVID Safe plan

Use our COVID safe businesss guide to understand the requirements and develop documentation for your own site specific COVID Safe plan.

Advance Queensland

The Advance Queensland (AQ) initiative supports Queensland innovators to succeed and stay resilient even in times of economic hardship.

The AQ website showcases resources, case studies and latest innovation industry updates from some of the many Queenslanders fighting back with innovation, collaboration and flexibility.

Office of the Queensland Chief Entrepreneur

The Office of the Queensland Chief Entrepreneur (OQCE) is led by the Queensland Chief Entrepreneur and is an Australian first. It plays a vital role in building and promoting the importance and contribution of entrepreneurship and investment in Queensland.

Find resources for Queensland startups to respond to the impact of COVID-19 on the OQCE website.

Last updated: 18 Jun 2020