Access Program – Vic

This program provides free overseas facilities and advice for the first two weeks followed by a reduced rate of US$250 per month, for up to three months to Victorian company agents visiting overseas markets.

The program’s objective is to help Victorian companies:

  • forge new relationships with partners
  • market their products more effectively
  • set up an operation in the region.

Applications are open to Victorian businesses planning to establish new export markets in key countries and regions, including: USA, China, Hong Kong, South Korea, India, Japan, Middle East, Southeast Asia.

Local Trade and Investment Office staff in these markets can provide:

  • market intelligence
  • strategies for market entry
  • cultural training
  • introductions and networking
  • agent identification
  • product/service evaluation.

Victorian businesses may be eligible to use the VGBO’s facilities and services including:

  • desk space, computer including broadband access, local phone, printer, copier, fax
  • initial market research
  • cultural training
  • introductions and networking
  • logistical support
  • agent identification
  • product and service evaluation