Sustainability Victoria are launching round two of the Investment Support Grants – Packaging on behalf of the Victorian Government.

The fund supports small and medium enterprises (SMEs), not for profits (NFPs) and social enterprises to pursue packaging waste reduction and recovery opportunities.

The fund will preference projects that create new products using packaging waste.

Grants between $10,000 to $50,000 ($1:$1 co-contribution) are available.

Eligible applicants: small and medium enterprises, not for profit organisations and social enterprises looking to pursue packaging waste reduction or recovery opportunities.

Eligible projects will meet one or more of the following requirements:

  • manufacture new products using packaging waste
  • reduce generation of packaging waste
  • increase or improve recovery of packaging waste or manufacture packaging using recovered materials.

For more information, view the Investment Support Grants - Packaging page: Investment Support Grants - Packaging.

Applications close 11:59 pm, 30 September 2021 


There is an online information session to be held on Wednesday 8 September from 11am until 12pm

In this session you will:

  • learn about the fund
  • be provided with an overview of available funding and application criteria

have the opportunity to ask questions about the funding.

About Recycling Victoria

The Victorian Government has invested over $515 million to deliver the biggest transformation and reform of Victoria’s waste and recycling industry. This includes $380 million to deliver Recycling Victoria, which will fundamentally reduce waste, boost jobs and establish a recycling system Victorians can rely on.

For more on grants and funding from Sustainability Victoria, visit our grants and funding page.