Industry Assistance Framework

The Industry Assistance Framework has been established to support economic growth.

Financial assistance to private sector entities will be delivered through three new designated funds. Industry assistance will be targeted and focused on opportunities that provide strategic development benefit to the state, including in South Australia's regions.

Jobs and Economic Growth Fund

Sets out a clear set of priorities for industry development to growing the economy by addressing the cost of taxation imposed on business, reducing red tape and improving infrastructure, supplemented by targeted initiatives supported through a new streamlined set of industry funds. 

Research and Innovation Fund

Support for South Australian businesses to collaborate with researchers and universities to solve industrial problems, commercialise new products and services, attract research infrastructure investment into the state, and encourage the establishment and growth of start-ups. 

Regional Growth Fund

To build and strengthen regional South Australian communities to pursue new economic opportunities.