The main objective of the commercialisation support fund is to prepare innovators for follow-on funding, through limited support for market testing and validation. In this instance, the Technology Innovation Agency's (TIA) role is to connect technology innovators to onward business and investment opportunities.

Fund type

How to apply

To apply visit the TIA website, register and complete the online application.

Technology readiness level

Project assessment criteria

TIA will assess the attractiveness and sustainability of the project opportunities in terms of (among others) the innovativeness of the technology/product/process/services, current stage of technology development, viability of the technology, business model, structure and process required to commercialise.

TIA has a three-stage application process; the submission of a Statement of Interest and basic assessment, full assessment and approval.