• EMDG CONSULTING

    AUSTRADE Approved EMDG Consultants

EXPORT MARKET DEVELOPMENT GRANT SPECIALISTS

PROFESSIONAL    ACCURATE    AFFORDABLE

What is EMDG

You can get up to 50% of your Export Marketing & Promotion expenses reimbursed (up to $1,200,000 over 8 years) max of $150,000 PA if you are an eligible Australian exporter.  Requires a minimum spend of $15,000 PA

Let us show you how !

WHO can apply ?

Any ELIGIBLE Australian individual, partnership, company, association, co-operative, statutory corporation or trust.

We can test your ELIGIBILITY!

What is claimable ?

You can claim ALL eligible expenditure for Overseas Representatives, Marketing Consultants, Market Visits, Free Samples, Trade Shows, Advertising, Overseas Buyers, IP – Patents & TM

We can estimate your grant!

What is Extended Lodgement

Whoops left things to the last minute or just learned about EMDG, no matter.

We can e-lodge after the

30 November deadline!

FEES

We charge a commission on the paid grant. No other charges will apply unless we agree in advance, minimum fees apply. We get paid when you get paid.

That’s a good deal !

Goods NOT made in Australia

Section 24b of the EMDG act requires a significant Net Benefit to Australia from those exporting Goods NOT Made in Australia.

We have a 100 % success rate

preparing s24b submissions 

5 Steps to Success

After you sign up and appoint us as your EMDG Consultant we will manage all aspects of your EMDG claim, answer all your questions and do nearly all the work, there are some things only you can do and we will show you what needs to be done. All the while leading you through the annual application process one step at a time.

  1. We talk with you about your business
  2. We go to work on your Application
  3. You review our work before we eLodge
  4. AUSTRADE assess your application
  5. You get paid your grant $$$

1. We talk with you about your business & what needs doing

We will meet with you face to face or via teleconference to understand your situation. All things being well we will ask you to appoint us as your EMDG Consultant.
During our discussions we will investigate the nature of your export marketing & promotional activities, verify your eligibility, estimate your grant entitlement and work with you to develop a lodgement strategy.

You need to provide us with all the relevant source documentation to support your application

2. We go to work on your Application

We set to work collating, calculating & entering the correct amount you are entitled to claim for each and every item by referencing the rules and the source documents you have supplied.
We prepare your EMDG application in accordance with the AUSTRADE correct manner and form preparation guidelines and ready your application for lodgement via the AUSTRADE e-lodge system. We ensure that your source documentation is correctly compiled and available for review by AUSTRADE at audit

No over-claiming or under-claiming and we get it right 99% of the time (Source Austrade)

3. You review our work before we e-Lodge

When we have completed the number crunching etc, we will send you a draft copy of the application for your review.
We are both required sign a declaration after you have reviewed the draft and we are agreed that everything is correct. Then we can press the submit button.  Then we wait. How long we wait is directly proportional to how early we lodge. Wait times can blow out to >5 months so it is best to get in early. A July lodgement can be turned around by AUSTRADE in 4-6 weeks.

AUSTRADE assess ALL EMDG applications on a first come first served basis.

4. AUSTRADE assess your application

We will facilitate the assessment process and liaise directly with AUSTRADE. Assessment of your application may involve a telephone call or a visit to your premises.
AUSTRADE will run preliminary checks on your application, to ensure we have provided all the required information. Your application is then assigned to a Grants Assessor, who will make contact with us in the first instance. Grants Assessors attempt to process applications in a timely fashion and we assist them by ensuring that your application is complete and accurate so that it can be processed as quickly as possible.

Our systems ensure that all the required documentation is readily available for assessment verification.

5. Your get paid your grant $$$

The EMDG Act enables a Split-payment system
Once assessment of your application has been completed, your provisional grant entitlement will be calculated. Your grant will then be paid under a split-payment system which ensures that spending under the EMDG scheme is kept within budget, and that all eligible applicants receive a grant.

Under this split-payment system, grants are paid in two rounds:
* Round 1: an initial payment of grant entitlements up to the initial payment ceiling amount – $40,000 in GY 1617
* Round 2: a second-tranche payment of grant entitlements above the initial payment ceiling amount

We have produced successful results in ALL these Industry Sectors

  • Agribusiness & Aquaculture
  • Arts & entertainment
  • Automotive & Engineering
  • Aviation
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Services
  • Clean Energy
  • Construction
  • Consulting
  • Consumer Goods
  • Creative industries
  • Defence
  • Digital tech
  • Education
  • Franchisors
  • Health and Medical
  • Information & Comms Tech
  • Intellectual Property
  • IT services and software
  • Meats and processed foods
  • Medical devices
  • Mining Technology and Services
  • Oil and Gas
  • Printing and publishing
  • Stuff that is confidential
  • Tourism and hospitality
  • Wine Industry

Some of our Clients

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