Small Business Digital Adaptation Program

Shopify is proud to collaborate with the Victorian Government to help you adapt to the digital economy and prepare for COVID Normal. All eligible businesses in Victoria can apply for a rebate of $1200 to cover up to 12-months of Shopify subscription.

Try Shopify free for 30 days via the Small Business Digital Adaptation Program trial.

*30-day trial available to businesses based in Victoria, Australia. By entering your email, you agree to receive marketing emails from Shopify.

Exclusive perks for Victorian businesses.

Extended 30-day trial

Take the time you need to get your store online with our extended 30-day trial.

Rebate on the Shopify subscriptions

Eligible businesses in Victoria can apply to the Victorian Government for a rebate of $1200 to cover up to 12 months of a Shopify subscription.

Live training and webinars

Step-by-step guidance to help you launch and grow your business with confidence.

24/7 customer support

Our support team is here for you every step of the way via chat, email, call-back, and social media.

Applying for the rebate.

Step 1: Check if your Business is Eligible

To be eligible, your business must be located & operating in Victoria; hold an Australian Business Number (ABN); have held that ABN & registered for GST on 13 Sept 2019.

Step 2: Sign Up to a Shopify Subscription

Sign up your business to your preferred Shopify subscription and proceed to payment. Download the invoice and submit it to the Victorian Government for reimbursement of $1,200.

Step 3: Submit your Invoice to the Victorian Government

Upon confirmation, completion of Step 2 & approval from the Victorian Government, they will reimburse you directly upon submission of the invoice.

Step 4: Enjoy the extended 30-day trial & your Shopify Subscription

Start your free trial, launching your business and growing your online store with us.

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Setting up your Shopify store can help you stay connected with your customers by giving them a place to shop from you online. This can help you continue to sell inventory while maintaining cash flow, even if your storefront is closed.

We’re here to help you get started

"Introduction to Shopify" webinar

In this webinar, Mike will take you through a basic run through of the Shopify platform, highlighting the key tools and features available for Australian-based businesses.

Victoria Educational Hub

Get ahead with expert-led training and resources to help you launch and grow your business on Shopify with confidence.

Around the clock support

Reach our support team 24/7 by chat, email or call-back for anything from tech support to business advice.