$6m in DPIRD funding for WA agrifood firms to support value-adding

The WA Government Department of Primary Industry and Regional Development (DPIRD) is offering $6m in funding to eligible businesses to establish or expand food or beverage value-adding and processing operations in WA, driving growth and jobs in this vital sector.

Round 3 of DPIRD’s Value-Add Investment Grants Program is offering individual grants of between $15,000 and $1,000,000 in two streams:

  • the capital investment stream, which targets businesses looking to expand, diversify or relocate their value adding and processing operations in WA.
  • the feasibility stream, which provides financial support to help businesses with planning, feasibility and other de-risking activities related to decisions around capital investment.

More information and infosession registration

For details about the program and funding application guidelines, register for either of two free information webinars, on:

For further information, contact an Agribusiness Food and Trade member on +61 (08) 9368 3853 or email

Source: WA Food Export eNews, Tue 26 March 2024