Vic’s Business Costs Assistance Program Round Four – Construction

Payments between $2000 - $8400 to eligible businesses based on payroll size opens in November.

Due to the shutdown of the Victorian Construction industry between 21 September to 4 October 2021, the Victorian Government is providing one-off payments to eligible employing and non-employing businesses in this sector that operate in the following local government areas:

  • Metropolitan Melbourne
  • The City of Greater Geelong
  • Mitchell Shire
  • Surf Coast Shire

Opening Date:   5 November 2021

Grant Amount:

One-off grants of $2,000 for eligible non-employing construction industry businesses, and one-off grants of $2,800, $5,600 or $8,400 for eligible employing construction industry businesses, based on payroll size.


  • Businesses must have a worksite located in metropolitan Melbourne, the City of Greater Geelong, Mitchell Shire or Surf Coast Shire.
  • Businesses must have incurred direct costs because of restrictions in place between 21 September – 4 October, which have not been partially or fully recovered.
  • Business must not have been able to operate remotely between 21 September – 4 October.
  • Must not have received a Business Costs Assistance Program Round 2 or Business Costs Assistance Program Round 2 – July extension payment or Small Business COVID Hardship Fund payment


Grant’s Information Page, including the list of eligible ANZSIC classes:

The Construction Industry Restart Plan:

Please contact us if you require assistance with this application.

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