Eligible* general practices were able to apply for one-off grants of $25,000, $35,000 or $50,000 (based on practice size and accreditation status) to make improvements to their practices - expand patient access and provide better, safe, and accessible, quality primary care - as part of the Strengthening Medicare General Practice Grants Program.
The Grants were available for investments in innovation, training, equipment, and minor capital works in one or more of the three investment streams including:
Eligibible practices were able to apply for a GP Grant up until 1 November 2023. Applications have now closed. In Western Australia, WA Primary Health Alliance (WAPHA) will administer the Grants to general practices on behalf of the Commonwealth.
Read the Minister for Health and Aged Care’s General Practice Grants Letter of Invitation to Apply for a GP Grant to understand more about the Program and the requirements of the application process.