The Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business may offer grants to organisations or individuals, to support the Australian Government’s agenda to create more jobs and increase productivity.

The Commonwealth Grants Rules and Guidelines (CGRGs) establishes the overarching Commonwealth grants policy framework and articulated the expectation of all non-corporate Commonwealth entities in relation to grants administration. The CGRGs are supported by the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Rules 2014 (PGPA Rules). The Department's grant administration operates in line with the whole of government grants policy framework. The department awards grants in line with the Commonwealth grants policy framework.

The Commonwealth Grants Rules and Guidelines require that details of grants be published on GrantConnect.

All grant opportunities that are open for application will be published on GrantConnect.