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Business Rebound and Adaptation Grant

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The Business Rebound and Adaptation Grants Program (‘Program’) is an initiative of the Northern Territory Government to help local small businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic build their capacity and adapt to the new economic environment.

BEFORE YOU START: you must read and agree to the Program Terms and Conditions in full. Note in particular:

An Eligible Recipient:

  • is a legal entity that held and continues to hold a valid Australian Business Number (ABN) as at program announcement date (29 July 2020); and
  • is a Territory Enterprise; and
  • has 199 officers and employees or fewer (including a sole trader where the only employee is the proprietor of the business); and
  • had a minimum turnover of $75 000.00 for the 2018-19 financial year, and would have expected to have turnover equal to that amount for the 2019-20 financial year but for the effect of COVID-19 on its business; and
  • has had a drop in turnover of at least 30% as a result of COVID-19
  • is either open for business at the time of application, or has a plan to re-open for business within 3 months of the date of application; and
  • may be a landlord of non-residential premises, as long as no application has been submitted for the same works by another Eligible Recipient at the same Property; and
  • is not an Excluded Recipient.

Not for profit organisations are not eligible to apply. 

Businesses that received grant funding under the Small Business Survival Fund's 'Rebound Support Grants' and the Business Improvement Grants programs are not eligible to apply.

Property means:

  • a building or part of a building situated on a parcel of land in the Northern Territory or a movable location (including a mobile business asset or conveyance, such as a boat, motor vehicle or trailer) if the Eligible Recipient operates its business permanently and continuously from that location; and
  • the Eligible Recipient either owns the property or has a written agreement with the owner to occupy the property on a continuous basis ('agreement to occupy'); and
  • the land (if relevant) on which the property is situated is being lawfully used by the Eligible Recipient for the purposes of it carrying on its business (notwithstanding that the property may also be used for other purposes such as residential); and
  • if the property is not owned by the Eligible Recipient, it is legally entitled to carry out Eligible Works to improve it.

Important Note: The Property that the quotation for Eligible Works relates to must be used by the Eligible Recipient to operate its business on a permanent and continuous basis.

The Department will in its absolute discretion ascertain and decide whether a recipient is eligible under this program.

The Department will carry out spot audits of recipients and service provider businesses throughout the duration of the program and for 12 months after it has ended.

I am an Eligible Recipient as defined under the Program Terms and Conditions * Required
I consent to my personal information being shared between/ with relevant NT Government and external agencies/ advisers/ bodies for the purposes of ascertaining and validating my eligibility under this Program * Required

This section is not applicable because of your response to question: "Is your business currently operating or are you planning to re-open within 3 months of submitting this application?" on page 1

Must be a date. 

Monitoring and evaluation of Business Rebound and Adaptation Grants Program

These questions are for research and evaluation purposes only. Your answers are not used as part of your registration and will remain confidential.

How did you hear about the Program? * Required
Response required.

Applicant details

Legal entity name (not trading name). If a Trust, you must give the name of the Trustee of the Trust and attach a copy of the entire trust deed further below in this application form
Can be the same as legal entity name
Legal Entity Type * Required
Response required.
The ABN provided will be used to look up the following information.
Click Lookup above to check that you have entered the ABN correctly.
Information from the Australian Business Register
Entity name
ABN status
Entity type
Goods & Services Tax (GST)
DGR Endorsed
ATO Charity TypeMore information
ACNC Registration
Tax Concessions
Main business location
Must be an ABN. 
Do you have public liability/ professional indemnity insurance cover? * Required
This is an essential requirement for approval.
    Insurance must have the correct Business name
    If no search results are found, Please click "Can't find your address?"
    Please provide a phone number you can be contacted on if required. Include area code if a landline. Must contain 10 characters eg 0889995511
    Please enter your preferred email address for all written correspondence, if approved your voucher/s will be sent here.
    Must be a URL. 

    Trust Deed (Not Applicable)

    This section is not applicable because of your response to questions:

    • "Legal Entity Type" on page 1

    If your Legal Entity is a Trust, you will need to upload a copy of the Trust Deed to provide confirmation of who your Trustee is.

    Legal Entity name in the Business details section should be written as;

    ABC Pty Ltd the trustee for ABC Family Trust


    John Smith the trustee for ABC Family Trust

    Please contact your accountant if you are unsure.

      Contact person

      The Department will use the below details to make contact with you, should we require anything further. This is also the person responsible for this application.

      Include area code if a landline
      Must be an email address. 

      Employee Details

      Number of NT based employees who did paid work in the business in the most recent pay period (including yourself if you work in the business) * Required

        Evidence of annual turnover for 2018/2019 and 2019/2020

        Upload evidence of annual turnover for each financial year.

          eg. tax return, management accounts, etc.
            eg. tax return, management accounts, etc.