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New Business Assistance with NEIS

  • Coaching and Mentoring

Ever thought about working for yourself?

if the answer is yes then the New Business Assistance with NEIS (New Enterprise Incentive Scheme) may be the answer

New Business Assistance with NEIS is a Commonwealth Government initiative, which provides a comprehensive package of
assistance to eligible unemployed people to help them start their own businesses.

Assistance includes small business management training and business plan development,

New Business Assistance with NEIS Allowance for up to 39 weeks (if eligible)

New Business Assistance with NEIS Rent Assistance for up to 26 weeks (if eligible) plus a mentor and

on-going support during the first year of business operation.

If you are eligible to receive the New Business Assistance with NEIS Allowance, the amount you receive will not be affected by
income from your New Business Assistance with NEIS business, no matter how much your business earns.

However, your provider will collect information from you about any external income –

that is any income you receive from outside your business. Receiving income from sources other than your business may affect your

New Business Assistance with NEIS allowance.

The New Business Assistance with NEIS provides you with support you need to start your own business including:

Training in Small Business Management
May include Financial support during the first 9 months of operations ( New Business Assistance with NEIS allowance – conditions apply)
Mentoring and advice for 12 months
In order to be eligible for the New Business Assistance with NEIS you must:

Registered with Centrelink
Be 18 years or over
Not currently employed, and looking for work
Not be an undischarged bankrupt
Available to participate in training and work full time in your business
Have not participated in New Business Assistance with NEIS in the previous 12 months.
Contact us to find out if you’re eligible