1. The proposed project, activity or program occurs within, or substantially benefits economic development outcomes within, the Town of Victoria Park local government area
Criteria 1 is worth 20%
2. The applicant can demonstrate the feasibility of the proposed project, activity or program and their capability to successfully deliver the proposed project, activity or program; and
The proposed project, activity or program is a discrete piece of work and is not, in the opinion of the Town of the Victoria Park, a standard operational expense.
Criteria 2 is worth 20%
3. The proposed project, activity or program will deliver at least one substantial broad benefit to the local economy, including:
a) Substantial improvements to the amenity of the public realm that will attract visitors to the area;
b) Substantial activation of underutilised or vacant spaces that will attract visitors or investment to the area;
c) Provide a unique and visible retail or service offering that will attract visitors to the Town of Victoria Park;
d) Foster networking and collaboration between local businesses;
e) Provide unique, regionally significant promotion, development or investment for the Town of Victoria Park’s local economy; and/or
f) Foster innovation industries or innovative business practices in the Town of Victoria Park’s local economy.
Criteria 3 is worth 60%
All three criteria must be satisfied for the application to be considered for assessment, however not all of 3a to 3f need to be satisfied (one is sufficient).