A range of grants and incentives have been introduced by the state and federal governments to stimulate investment in the Queensland resources sector.

Austrade Export Market Development Grant (EMDG) - a key Australian Government financial assistance program for aspiring and current exporters. Administered by Austrade, the scheme supports a wide range of industries.Click here
Australian Taxation OfficeExploration Development Incentive - Encourages shareholder investment in small exploration companies undertaking greenfields mineral exploration in Australia. It provides economic incentive to invest in the Australian mining sector. Click here
Australian Taxation OfficeResearch and Development Tax Incentive - Encourages companies to engage in R&D benefiting Australia, by providing a tax offset for eligible R&D activities. Click here
Queensland Government Collaborative Exploration Initiative - Provides businesses with funding to conduct exploratory drilling and non-drilling activities in under-explored parts of north-west Queensland.Click here
Queensland Government Knowledge Transfer Partnerships program - Builds collaboration between universities and small business by bringing on a university graduate to work on an innovative project.Click here
Queensland GovernmentMentoring for Growth Program (M4G) - offers eligible businesses access to a panel of up to 6 volunteer business experts who during a meeting of around 90 minutes, offer insights, options and suggestions on business challenges relating to growth and innovation.Click here
National Energy Resources Australia (NERA)NERA Project Fund - NERA is seeking to fund industry-led, collaborative projects that demonstrate innovative solutions for the energy resources sector, with the aim of enhancing productivity, competitiveness and long-term sustainability within Australia's oil, gas, coal and uranium industries.Click here