Funding from Green Industries SA

Green Industries SA provides funding to unlock the potential of the Circular Economy, develop infrastructure to process and create new products from wastes, seed funding for new technologies, and the commercialisation of research in South Australia. Funding from Green Industries SA is targeted to help businesses, industry and government to understand, develop and implement cost saving waste management, resource efficiency and lean production measures will improve their productivity and environmental performance through reducing waste materials, trade waste, energy and water use.

Support for responding to changes in China's Waste and Recycling Policy (National Sword)

Green Industries SA's response package includes a range of measures to enable industry investment in remanufacturing, local re-use, and improved sorting and processing of recovered materials. This includes:

Recycling Infrastructure Grants

The Recycling Infrastructure Grants Program assists companies, local authorities and organisations both metropolitan and regional, to install infrastructure and provide innovative approaches to increase the recovery of resources and reduce the amount of waste sent to landfill each year and to address the impact of China's National Sword Policy. The program encourages applications for infrastructure projects that will contribute to achieving these aims and include economic, environmental and social benefits. Find out more

Infrastructure Investment Loan Scheme

The loan scheme supports projects with large capital requirements, which can have an immediate effect to increase local remanufacturing/reprocessing of targeted waste streams and job creation opportunities through construction and ongoing operation. Find out more

Transport Subsidies for Regional Councils

Temporary one-off transport subsidies are available to regional councils to address the cost of transporting recyclables. Find out more

Recycling Market Development Grants

Funding is available to local councils, industry associations and organisations that produce, manufacture, sell or promote South Australian recycled materials and/or recycled-content products. Find out more

Business Sustainability Funding

Resource Efficiency and Productivity (REAP) Grants offer up to $20,000 to South Australian businesses to improve materials, energy and water efficiency, and lean production. Find out more

Solid Waste Management Improvement Incentives (SWMII)

Accepting expressions of interest. Application is by invitation, which may be offered after registering interest and discussing your project with Green Industries SA. Find out more