Landing Pads

Learn how the Landing Pads program helps Australian tech scaleups expand in new markets.

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Helping Australian tech companies expand globally

We help Australian entrepreneurs set up and work intensively in new markets.

Landing Pads programs help deliver:

  • market insights
  • expansion strategies
  • introductions to networks
  • contacts with venture capital.

Who can apply

Apply for Landing Pads if you are:

  • a tech company with positive export revenue and ready to scale up
  • considering expanding in China, India, Southeast Asia, the UK and the US.

The Landing Pad program is primed to support Australian technology scale ups that are market-ready. They also need to have potential for rapid growth with vision, traction, scalability and differentiation.

Your business:

  • can describe and communicate your objectives and vision for growth
  • has proof-of-concept, existing customers, funding, investors and partners
  • has the ability to deliver a product or service to 100 or 1 million customers
  • has the ability to disrupt the marketplace and articulate their value proposition.


We run one-week to one-month Landing Pads programs in 8 Landing Pads locations:

  • Bengaluru
  • Ho Chi Minh City
  • Jakarta
  • London
  • New York
  • San Francisco
  • Shanghai
  • Singapore.

The Landing Pad programs in Ho Chih Minh City and Jakarta were announced at the 2024 ASEAN-Australia Special Summit. You can:

The Landing Pad program in India is part of the Australian Government’s commitment to expanding technology business links with India. It was established under the Australia India Innovation Network.


The programs will help you:

  • prioritise markets and validate market entry plans
  • check readiness for expansion into new markets
  • gain advice, connections and introductions to aid market entry.

Contact us

To get in touch about Landing Pads, contact us.