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This instrument prescribes the Incubator Support Program.
Administered by: Industry, Innovation and Science
Registered 04 Dec 2017
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Tabled HR05-Dec-2017
Tabled Senate06-Dec-2017
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Industry Research and Development (Incubator Support Program) Instrument 2017

I, Craig Laundy, Assistant Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, make the following instrument.

Dated   29 November 2017

Craig Laundy

Assistant Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science

 

  

  

  

 


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Definitions..................................................................................................................... 1

5............ Prescribed program....................................................................................................... 1

6............ Specified legislative power............................................................................................ 2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Industry Research and Development (Incubator Support Program) Instrument 2017.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

5 December 2017

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under section 33 of the Industry Research and Development Act 1986.

4  Definitions

                   In this instrument:

Act means the Industry Research and Development Act 1986.

incubator means a business support organisation that fosters innovative start‑ups focused on international trade through the provision of services such as seed funding, co‑location, mentoring, professional services and access to business networks.

5  Prescribed program

                   For the purposes of subsection 33(1) of the Act, the program specified in item 1 of the following table is prescribed.

 

Prescribed program

Item

Column 1

Program

Column 2

Description and purpose of the program

1

Incubator Support Program

The program provides funding to:

(a) support new Australian incubators targeting innovative start‑ups to assist them to trade internationally; and

(b) expand the scale and operations of existing Australian incubators to increase innovative start‑ups’ chances of success in international markets; and

(c) develop innovative new Australian start‑ups with a focus on international markets; and

(d) create opportunities for Australian start‑ups to develop sustainable international businesses through access to open public data.

6  Specified legislative power

                   For the purposes of subsection 33(3) of the Act, the powers of the Parliament to make laws with respect to trade and commerce with other countries, and among the States, are specified.