Incentives for tourism investors

Tourism investment incentives are offered at a national, state and local level.

National tourism support

Tourism Australia

Tourism Australia promotes Australia as a tourism destination internationally and domestically, and delivers research and forecasts for the sector. It is a statutory authority of the Australian Government.

Read more about investing in Australian tourism.

Tourism Major Project Facilitation Service (TMPF)

Contact TMPF for a central contact person to help guide you through the Australian Government approval process.

Read more about TMPF.

Queensland Government support

The Tourism Investment Attraction team works with a number of offshore and domestic organisations to provide information and services to attract tourism investment in Queensland.

Contact our Tourism Investment Attraction team to learn more about tourism investment opportunities. You can also find out about opportunities during outbound and inbound trade and investment missions.

Grants and funding support for proponents

The Queensland Tourism Industry Council (QTIC) Grants Gateway has information on funding programs as well as useful tips on writing grant applications. Find out what funding programs you are eligible for and get details on how to apply.

Learn more about investing in Queensland’s tourism industry.

Local tourism incentives

Cairns investment attraction incentives

Cairns Regional Council's Investment Attraction Incentives aim to encourage growth and investment in the Cairns region. Through this package, the council seeks to attract future investments in key strategic industries and locations.

Sunshine Coast investment attraction incentives

The Sunshine Coast Council's Sunshine Coast Investment Incentive Scheme aims to encourage business investment by helping to offset various relocation or establishment costs. The program seeks to assist in diversifying the regional economy, creating sustained economic growth and employment opportunities for the region.

Gold Coast investment attraction incentives

The City of Gold Coast's Investment Attraction Program can assist in the relocation, expansion or establishment of a business on the Gold Coast. The program offers financial assistance, introductions to local industry networks and more.

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