Jobs for NSW is
creating opportunities for businesses to thrive

Are you a startup or innovative business looking to grow new jobs? Take our quick pre-assessment quiz to find out how we can help

Sydney Startup Hub

​Jobs for NSW is connecting and supporting the NSW startup community with an Australian-first

Our success stories

Read about the businesses we’ve helped to grow and scale

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We provide grants, loans and loan guarantees to help innovative businesses scale and create new jobs in NSW

  • 1. Find

    Take our pre-qualifier quiz to see what support and funding you can apply for

  • 2. Consider

    Review the opportunities for businesses at all stages of growth

  • 3. Apply

    Start your application. Our team is here to assist you along the way

  • 4. Scale

    Once approved, you’ll receive the support you need to help your business scale

The funding you want. The support you’ll receive.

Whether you're a startup, fast-growth SME or regional business — we have a funding option that will support your goals. We also work in partnership with a range of institutions to create opportunities for business growth.
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GO NSW Equity Fund

Jobs for NSW, in partnership with First State Super and Roc Partners, will invest $150 million in the
GO NSW Equity Fund providing high potential companies with access to suitable equity capital.

The GO NSW Equity Fund enables the NSW Government to recycle public capital in order to grow jobs and support economic renewal right across the state. This is an innovative and sustainable way to support Australian businesses and aligns with NSW’s aspiration to be a leader in innovation.

To find out more about the GO NSW Equity Fund, and if your business is eligible for support, contact gonsw@jobsfornsw.com.au

Find out if you are eligible

We’re Jobs for NSW

A job market that's robust is a good sign that the economy is doing well. We’ve identified industries and sectors with competitive advantages that will help us generate sustainable employment across NSW.

With our support, NSW will help to transform regional communities and make our metropolitan cities world leaders in entrepreneurial activity — the growth engine of new jobs.

Will Barton CEO of Gundagai Meat Processors in factory Businesses like ours need initiatives like Jobs for NSW to enable us to expand our operations, increase our capacity and generate new job opportunities for people living in regional areas. GMP CEO, Will Barton

Duco van Breemen, Brad Chan and Lauren Montino at Haymarket HQ With this funding, we’ll be able to invest in our space sooner rather than later. We can hire staff, make physical improvements, create meetings rooms and run a high-speed fibre optic internet connection. Haymarket HQ General Manager, Duco van Breemen

Naomi Stuart, FARMPay The growth of our team has been great and we’ve been able to engage with local talent—from software developers and a chief technology officer with relevant international startup experience, through to our advisory committee FARMPay Founder, Naomi Stuart

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Momentum Cloud co-founders Aaron Hughes, Pem Dechen and Oliver Snowdon Date: 19/02/2018

NSW backs Sydney IT company to create 95 jobs

The NSW Government is supporting Sydney software company Momentum Cloud to expand nationally and internationally with an aim to create 95 jobs over five years.

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Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Deputy Premier John Barilaro unveil the Sydney Startup Hub plaque with Jobs for NSW Chairman David Thodey and Minister for Innovation Matt Kean watching on. Date: 28/02/2018

Microsoft moves into Sydney’s new Startup Hub

Microsoft will bring its world-renowned intensive program for start-ups to the new Sydney Startup Hub, making it one of only eight locations in the world to host the accelerator program.

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