Business investment fund

Our business investment fund may reduce the application fees when your business or organisation applies for a new or amended planning permit.

The fund is a direct response to the economic recovery required in our business community from the effects of COVID-19.


The fund is available to:


We will review each application's unique circumstance and come to a decision to offer the reduced fees.

Applications from eligible businesses and organisations are prioritised to reduce the time burden on your operation.

Application forms

Forms will ask you to indicate if you think you may be eligible for relief.

Additional resources

We have a fast-track way to help new or changing Banyule businesses get high-level, preliminary information on business location, suitability and the required permissions for your business function.

Our online small business permit assistance helps you make an informed decision before signing a lease, and provides greater certainty about what is required, permit restrictions, licensing and potential setbacks.

Contact us

For more information, please contact Development Planning on 9457 9808 or email