Applications for the 2015-16 grant year open on 1 July 2016 and close midnight Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) 30 November 2016 or midnight (AEDT) 28 February 2017 if your application is lodged through an EMDG Consultant approved for extended lodgement under the EMDG Consultant Quality Incentive Program.
The application form is best viewed using Mozilla Firefox (latest 2 versions - Firefox automatically updates). Also acceptable is Windows Internet Explorer 9+, Safari 5.0+.
Google Chrome is not supported by AUSkey, so is not recommended.
Microsoft have released a new browser called 'Microsoft Edge' with Windows 10 Microsoft Edge is not supported for AUSkey and is the default browser for Windows 10 operating system. You are still able to use Internet Explorer (IE) 11 with Windows 10. To select IE11 go to start=> All applications=> Windows=> Internet Explorer. Read more about AUSkey browser compatibility.
Minimum screen resolution of 1280 x 600.
To prevent errors, please do not use your browser “Back” button to move between pages in the application form.
PLEASE NOTE: The EMDG application form will be UNAVAILABLE from 8:00pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) on Friday 7 October 2016 until 5:00pm AEDT on Saturday 8 October 2016 to undergo scheduled improvements to the hosting environment.
Austrade must receive your completed application form and required documents between 1 July 2016 and midnight 30 November 2016 Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) i.e. Canberra time, or midnight 28 February 2017 Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) if your application is lodged through an EMDG Consultant approved for extended lodgement under the EMDG Consultant Quality Incentive Program. Grants consultants usually charge on a success fee basis.
PLEASE NOTE: Your application is only received by Austrade when you click the green "SUBMIT" button at the end of the form.
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