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WE'RE SUPPORTING LOCAL BUSINESSES
TO THE TUNE OF $600,000*

Win one of 120 Small Business Grants each worth $5,000*


1 June - 30 November 2014

Our focus is your success

American Express is committed to the success of local, independent and small businesses.


That's why each month for six months from June to November this year, we're awarding twenty eligible small businesses* with grants worth $5,000.


Invested with your vision, it could boost your business significantly.


To qualify, simply keep warmly accepting American Express. Every transaction you process is another chance to win in that month's draw.


Be sure to display Point of Purchase materials in your business where Card Members can see it.


This extra support is one of the many valuable ways we contribute to the success of small business in Australia.



Small Merchant Business Grants 2014 – Terms & Conditions

*The Promotion commences 00.01am AEST 01/06/14 & ends 11.59pm AEST 30/11/14 (“Promotional Period”). An Eligible Entrant will receive one entry into the monthly prize draw for each eligible transaction made during the promotional period. Entries received in a given month are only eligible for the corresponding month pool and don’t roll over to the subsequent later monthly draw. Eligible entrants must be over 18 years of age, be an existing American Express “small merchant” in Australia, process less than AUD $1,000,000 worth of American Express transactions in the 12 months prior to each monthly draw, have less than 10 locations as part of their American Express hierarchy and not be part of a Global Brand portfolio, and warmly accept American Express Cards in the Promotional Period. Eligible entrants accounts must be current and good standing to receive a prize. Click here for full eligibility criteria. There will be twenty (20) draws conducted monthly during the Promotional Period on the final business day of the following month at 12:00pm AEST/ AEDST with the exception of the November draw which will be conducted on 6 January 2015. The first (20) valid entries drawn in each month will each win one (1) x $5000 Business Development Grant only. The 1st draw will take place on the 31st July 2014 and the final draw will take place on the 6 January 2015. Draws will take place at Tribe Marketing, 1 Kent Street, The Rocks NSW 2000. Winners will be notified in writing within two (2) business days of the draw and their names will be published in The Australian on the 20/08/14, 18/09/14, 20/10/14, 20/11/14, 18/12/14 and 27/01/15. The Promoter is American Express Australia Limited, ABN 92 108 952 085, 12 Shelley Street, Sydney NSW 2000. Authorised under NSW Permit No. LTPS/14/03508, VIC Permit No. 14/4164, ACT Permit No. 14/01634, SA Permit No. T14/802. Click here for full T&C’s.

"Boatbuilders Yard is delighted to receive this recognition and generous grant which will help improve our alfresco dining experience for guests. We will be using the grant to weatherproof our outdoor entertainment area, helping to increase winter trade."

Small Business Grant Winner
Gabriel Presutto
The Boatbuilders Yard Café and Bar, Melbourne