Melbourne Innovation Centre is one of Victoria’s original and longest running business incubators. Its prime objective is to support start-up and growing businesses; offering affordable space and intensive support and mentoring.
Melbourne Innovation Centre’s business incubators are home to approximately 80 client businesses, ranging from horticulture, environmental technologies, and costume design to sculpture and agritech. Melbourne Innovation Centre works closely with the local government, economic development organisations, TAFEs and Universities to nurture and develop start-ups and small businesses. In turn, graduate businesses successfully enter the wider business community, supporting local economy and providing sustainable employment opportunities.
Melbourne Innovation Centre also oversees several high scale Government programs Australian Small Business Advisory Services, Bushfire Business Recovery Advisory Services and Partners in Wellbeing.