Agricultural Trade and Market Access Cooperation (ATMAC) program 2020

Grant Category Business Development
Grant Status Closed
Delivered on behalf of Department of Agriculture
Selection process Open
State/Territory National
Closing Date/Time AEDT

The Australian Government is inviting applications through an open competitive process to apply to deliver services under the Agricultural Trade and Market Access Cooperation (ATMAC) Program (the program).

The program is part of the Australian Government’s commitment to modernise agricultural trade and grow agricultural exports. The objective of the program is to open, improve and/or maintain access to overseas markets for Australian agricultural products by building stronger relationships with trading partners, neighbouring countries and international organisations. This will be achieved through projects and activities that meet program objectives.

The government has committed to extending the program with a total of $6 million in administered funding over four years from 2019–20 to 2022–23. The program funding will be equally distributed across each financial year from 2019–20 to


More information

More information about the program as well as requirements for applicants, can be found in the following grant opportunity documents:

  • Grant Opportunity Guidelines 
  • Questions and Answers 
  • Sample Commonwealth Simple Grant Agreement with General Grant Conditions 
  • Sample Commonwealth Simple Grant Agreement Supplementary Terms
  • Project plan template
  • Budget plan template
  • Risk Assessment template

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