How to apply

How to apply
Applications for the West Coast Experience Loan Fund are now open for eligible businesses in the West Coast local government area.

​​​​​To apply, simply fill out and email the Ex​pres​sion of Interest form. Currently the online submission is not working so please email this to

Your application will be assessed by our panel and, if required, you may be asked to supply further information to complete the process.

Loan applications will be assessed based on the following criteria:

  • Alignment to the Tasmanian Visitor Economy Strategy 2015-2020 (;
  • Demonstrated net economic benefit to the West Coast region;
  • Organisational capacity of the applicant;
  • Financial capacity of the applicant; and
  • Value-for-money from the proposed project.

For more information on submitting an application, download a copy of our Application Guide. This guide will answer your questions about eligibility, the application process and how your application will be assessed.

If you are experiencing difficulty in filling out our Expression of Interest form, please download the latest version of Adobe Reader​ and open the form using that program. If you are still experiencing difficulties, please email us at​ or call 6236 4308.

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