Micro and Small Enterprises can benefit from access to finance via the Governments’ Micro and Small Enterprise Development (MSED) Project through a loan or grant facility. Any business that falls into any of the following sectors below may apply for a loan or grant:

Priority low carbon sectors

    • Fruit and Vegetables – Farming and Processing
    • Aquaculture
    • Eco-tourism
    • Sustainable forestry and wood processing
    • Business Process Outsourcing
    • Bio-ethanol

Other low carbon sectors

    • Energy efficient transportation, and logistics
    • Low carbon manufacturing activities
    • Low carbon agriculture and agro-processing (excludes livestock)
    • Apiculture
    • Low carbon energy production and/or distribution
    • Sustainable mining
    • Professional and business services
    • Internet and computer-based services
    • Entertainment, music and performing arts
    • Arts and crafts
    • Publishing and Printing

Vulnerable groups: Individuals and groups who may be affected by changes in sectors, such as mining, forestry, sugar and bauxite

Note: You must also be categorized as a micro or small business to benefit from any service offered by the Bureau