Off The Track Business Grant

The Off The Track program is excited to announce a new business grant to help boost Victorian equestrian and equine-related businesses. Those businesses which currently have former thoroughbred racehorses based in Victoria in the delivery of their business, and/or have the scope to take on retired racehorses into their operations maybe eligible to access a one-off business grant of up to $10,000.

Am I eligible for the grant?

For more information on the Off The Track Business Grant, and to assess if you’re eligible to apply for a grant, please click here to view and download the business grant information sheet.

How do I make an application?

Grant applications will open via the SmartyGrants website at 9am on Monday, 15 March 2021 and close at 5pm on Friday, 9 April 2021. To create a SmartyGrants account and to access instructions on how to complete the Grant Application Form, please click here.

Click here to start your application.

Click here to view and download the Equine Business Grant Terms & Conditions. 

Click here to view and download RV’s Privacy Collection Statement.

Applicant Support

If you have any further questions about the grant or the application process, please contact:

Melissa Ware
Post-Racing Initiatives Officer
Racing Victoria
0429 607 222

Please note: RV Acknowledged Retrainers are not eligible to access a Off The Track Business Grant.