Business Advice and Grants

The Centre for Defence Industry Capability (CDIC) can assist you understand the Defence market, what Defence want and how Defence operate and help you develop or improve your ability to work with Defence.

While Defence is the largest procurement agency in the Commonwealth and is responsible for some of Australia’s most complex procurement activities, dealing with Defence does not have to be stressful and challenging if you know how to take advantage of what Defence is offering to help you focus your efforts. The CDIC network of business advisers provides operational expertise to assist Australian businesses such as:

  • advisory and facilitation services;
  • capability improvement grant; and
  • assistance with innovation proposals.

For more information, visit the CDIC website.