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EMDG Publications

EMDG application forms

The period for self-lodged EMDG applications for the 2014-15 grant year (and for those lodged via non-approved EMDG Consultants) ended on 30 November 2015.

Approved EMDG Consultants are able to lodge claims for the 2014-15 grant year on behalf of applicants up until mid-night (Australian Eastern Daylight Time) on 29 February 2016.

EMDG coaching videos

Austrade has produced a series of videos designed to help potential EMDG applicants understand the EMDG scheme.

EMDG Update e-newsletter

EMDG Update contains information and updates on the Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) scheme including key dates, upcoming events, EMDG exporter success stories, and tips for intending applicants. Email us to subscribe.

Brochures and Fact Sheets

General Information

Scheme information
Special Approvals information
  • Approved Body Requirements - information on EMDG eligibility requirements for export-focused peak industry associations promoting on behalf of their industry April 2014 (PDF 332KB)
  • Approved Joint Venture Requirements - information on EMDG eligibility requirements for groups of small to medium Australian businesses cooperating in a joint venture style marketing arrangement April 2014 (PDF 240KB)
Guidelines
Technical information
  • EMDG Act (updated 9 April 2014)- applies to 2013/14 and later grant years
  • EMDG Act (updated 7 July 2010)- applies to 2010-11 grant year until the 2012/13 grant year (PDF 264KB)
  • EMDG Act (updated 22 December 2008)- applies up to 2009-10 grant year (PDF 247KB)
  • EMDG Regulations 2008 (applies from the 2008-09 grant year onwards) (PDF 47KB)

Ministerial Determinations (apply from 2014-15 grant year onwards)

Associate and Fit and Proper Person Information

Sanctions Declaration

Other Information

List of Legislative Instruments - September 2015 (PDF 163KB)

Industry Fact Sheets

Industry-specific information