I would like to join the Smarter Business Solutions (SBS) program. To the best of my knowledge this entity is compliant with all Local, Territory and Commonwealth regulatory requirements.
I understand that the entity must remain compliant with relevant Local, Territory and Commonwealth government legislation to remain in the Smarter Business Solutions program.
I agree that my contact details will be stored in a storage system and will be used for matters relating to the entity's involvement in the Smarter Business Solutions program and for notifications about issues relevant to NT business enterprises. These contact details will not be passed onto any other organisation without the permission of the applicant.
The Buy Local Plan
is a key component of the NT Government’s measures to support local Territory businesses. The primary objective of the Plan is to ensure that the largest possible proportion of every dollar spent by NT Government is retained within and delivers benefits for the Territory economy and community.
I acknowledge that the recipient of a grant under the Smarter Business Solutions program must engage a Territory Enterprise to carry out or provide the Capital Works or through conducting a competitive process demonstrate there are no Territory Enterprises willing or able to carry out the Capital Works, or the quotes received from Territory Enterprises do not provide best value for money. Please see https://nt.gov.au/community/community-grants-and-volunteers/capital-grant
for further information.
I understand that I may be contacted for research purposes by the Department of Trade, Business and Innovation (or an agent of).
I authorise the Department of Trade, Business and Innovation to discuss details of my application with other NT Government, Local Government or Australian Government agencies through which I have obtained, or may be eligible to obtain, funding support.
I acknowledge that the Department of Trade, Business and Innovation will conduct a credit reference check on the business as part of the assessment of suitability for an Smarter Business Solutions grant. If requested I will provide financial records or statements to demonstrate that the business entity meets both the programs eligibility criteria and is an ongoing profitable concern.
I acknowledge that involvement with the Smarter Business Solutions program can be terminated if the business undertakes any activities that could bring the government into disrepute.
Where applicable, I authorise the above utilities to release energy/water consumption data, relevant to this application, to Smarter Business Solutions and the Department of Trade, Business and Innovation including the 12 months of consumption data prior to this application, for the length of the project and up to 12 months after completion of the project.