Department of State Growth

Low Emissions Livestock Grant Program

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Eligibility

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Eligibility check

Before proceeding with the application, please ensure that you meet all eligibility criteria in the Guidelines, available at: https://www.recfit.tas.gov.au/low_emissions_livestock/_nocache.

If you are unsure about your eligibility, please contact the Climate Change Office on 03 6166 4466 or climatechange@recfit.tas.gov.au.

Applicants may be asked to supply documentation to support their eligibility claims, as part of the application process, or as part of an audit process. Information supplied by applicants may be subject to authenticity checks using third party software.

All applications will be reviewed to ensure both the applicant and the project meet the eligibility requirements. All applications that meet the eligibility criteria will be assessed competitively against the assessment criteria. The Assessment Panel may consider applications that do not meet all project eligibility criteria but will achieve the intended outcome of the grant program as outlined in the guidelines.

Joint applications

Joint applications for a grant under this program are encouraged. If you wish to partner with one or more organisations to deliver a program, you must appoint a lead organisation who will be responsible for submitting the application and entering into the agreement with the Department of State Growth and managing the grant funding. 

Eligible applicants

To be eligible for a grant under the program, the applicant must:

  1. be an entity with an existing and ongoing presence located in Tasmania or show evidence of a partnership with an entity with an existing and ongoing presence located in Tasmania
  2. be registered for tax purposes in Australia with an active Australian Business Number (ABN)
  3. be registered for GST
I confirm my business meets the above eligibility criteria * Required

Ineligible applicants

Applicants are ineligible if any of the below apply:

  1. are subject to any current or pending legal proceedings, including bankruptcy or liquidation
  2. have already received support from the Tasmanian Government for the same project
  3. are a government entity, including local, state and Australian Government agencies, and government business enterprises or state-owned companies.
I confirm the above does not apply to my business * Required

Eligible project

To be eligible for a grant under the program, the project must:

  1. commence by December 2024 and be completed by December 2027 unless otherwise agreed
  2. include a cash contribution of at least 20 per cent of the total project cost
  3. involve one or more large-scale trials to deliver feed supplements to livestock in Tasmania
  4. use a technology that current research has shown has a reasonable likelihood to deliver emissions reductions from livestock
  5. be undertaken in Tasmania, with engagement and collaboration with Tasmanian livestock producers and the supply chain
I confirm the project meets the above eligibility criteria * Required

Project overview

Word count:
Must be no more than 250 words. 

Tasmanian Government funding

If the applicant has received Tasmanian Government funding for a similar project or projects, please provide a brief explanation of how it differs from the project in this application and/or how the project in this application will build on the existing project.

If not applicable, please write N/A.

If you don't believe your project meets all of the above eligibility criteria but will achieve the program outcomes, please contact the Climate Change Office on (03) 6166 4466  or climatechange@recfit.tas.gov.au.