RED Grants Round 1

The 2018-19 Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants, round one, for the Peel region were announced by the Minister for Regional Development, Hon. Alannah MacTiernan MLC on 5 April 2019. Read the media statement here.

The Peel Development Commission welcomed this announcement with more than $850,000 going towards seven projects for the Peel region in round one.  Congratulations to:

CapogrecoCold storage and distribution facility$210,000
The Forest Discovery CentrePreservation and upgrade of the Jarrah Forest Lodge$135,000
Mandurah Boat and Bike HireNew Tour Vessels$144,550
ManukaLifeManuka Oil Plant Breading and Trial Project$120,450
SmartStream TechnologyRelocation from Kewdale to Cardup$50,000
Cays EngineeringDevelopment of a paint yard to enable business growth$95,000

In total, $6.3 million was allocated for the first round of RED Grants to be evenly split across the nine Regional Development Commissions (RDCs) and all applications were assessed under a competitive merit based process.