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fSpace & The City of Fremantle are pleased to announce Round 2 of the Business Development Program!

Building on the success of the first program earlier in 2016, the fSpace & City of Fremantle Business Development Program returns to offer qualified businesses 3 months of subsidised workspace at fSpace, a vibrant coworking space in the heart of Fremantle.

To be eligible, a business must fall within the creative industries sector and be registered with an ABN. Creative industry businesses are primarily focused on individual creativity, skill and talent; these businesses thrive by generating and marketing intellectual property.

Information and Selection Criteria

  1. Eligible Creative Industries:
    1. Advertising & Marketing
    2. Architecture
    3. Art and Crafts
    4. Design: Product, Graphic and Fashion
    5. Film, TV, Video, Radio and Photography
    6. IT, Software and Computer Services
    7. Music, Performing and Visual Arts
    8. Publishing
  • Note: If your business does not fall on this list but you feel you have something to offer to Fremantle, get in touch and we’ll take a look.
  1. Program is open to new start-ups and existing small businesses that are looking to expand/grow/relocate within the Fremantle area.
  2. Programs will be 3 months in duration. Extensions are possible, but will require a full review and re-application to ensure eligibility.
  3. Eligible fSpace plans include fPartTime (desk share 3 days a week), fFullTime (desk share with 24/7 access), and fTeam (dedicated desk for 2 people with 24/7 access).
  4. Subsidy amounts will be discussed and evaluated on a case-by-case basis, however it is expected that successful participants will contribute at least 50% of the regular plan costs.
  5. Applicants may be asked to present financials and/or business plans to help assess eligibility.
  6. To obtain an application form, send an email with a brief introduction to, and we will reply with a copy of the application form. You are invited to visit fSpace to see the workspace, however all applications must be submitted via email.
  7. Questions about the program must also be directed via email to

Special thanks to the City of Fremantle for its partnership and support on this new program.