About us

Export Finance Australia is the Government’s export credit agency. We provide financial solutions to help Australian businesses take on the world.

Working across a range of industries for more than 60 years, we understand domestic and global markets. We also know the opportunities and challenges you may be facing when it comes to accessing finance.

Speak to our experienced team to find out how we could help.

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We support a range of businesses

We could provide finance to manufacturing exporters, as well as businesses
supplying products or services to an exporter. This includes:

AgricultureDairy, meat or produce wholesalers

Food and beverageFood, confectionery or wine manufacturers

Equipment Machinery, electrical or equipment manufacturers

Defence Businesses supplying to the defence industry

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How we could help

Through our range of financial solutions, we’re enabling businesses to access the finance they need to succeed.

Working capital support

To assist with
day-to-day business
operations

Loans

To finance
capital expenditure

Bonds

Minimum cash cover
security to support
contract terms

Guarantees

Working with your
bank when you need
additional security

Businesses we support

Our criteria below ensure we could provide you with finance solutions:

  • Australian registered businesses
  • Businesses trading for at least two years (not start-ups)
  • Unable to secure finance from the private market (your bank)
  • Annual turnover of A$250,000
  • Can demonstrate profitable operations

Hear how we've helped our customers

Our support helped Australian Plant Proteins build a processing facility to grow their business.

“Finance from Export Finance Australia has given us flexibility to expand, so we can then potentially bring on international capital partners and significantly grow the business.”

Brendan McKeeganCo-Founder and Director, EAT Group

Our loan enabled HeliMods to supply their Powered Aero Loader™ products to Canada.

“The support that Export Finance Australia provides helps bridge the gap where innovative, high-growth SMEs delivering superior products can compete against the incumbents or larger organisations that are already participating in the space.”

Will Shrapnel Founder, HeliMods

Our loan helped Nature’s Dairy Australia keep up with international demand and increase their market presence across Asia.

"We would definitely recommend other companies looking to export to at least start a conversation with Export Finance Australia and see what the opportunities are to work together.”

Bevan Tippett Chief Executive Officer, Nature's Dairy Australia

Our loan enabled audio-visual tech business BirdDog to increase their output and keep up with growing demand.

"Without Export Finance Australia, we would have merely grown at a moderate rate, and missed out on export opportunities across the globe, thereby stifling the business and our trajectory. We’re going to keep growing and enjoying the support that Export Finance Australia have given us.”

Barry Calnon Chief Financial Officer & Finance Director, BirdDog Australia

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