The Department of Tourism says applications for the next round of the Tourism Transformation Fund (TTF) and Green Tourism Incentive Programme (GTIP) are now open.
The applications officially opened on 1 October.
Departmental spokesperson, Blessing Manale says the TTF is aimed at assisting small and medium-sized, black-owned tourism businesses expand and grow their operations.
He says businesses can also now submit their applications for the Green Tourism Incentive Programme.
The funding, in collaboration with the Industrial Development Corporation, will provide funding to tourism business who want to make their operations “greener” and more environmentally sustainable.
To apply and get more information, click here.
- The City of Cape Town & Cape Town Tourism to further boost efforts to revive the City’s tourism sector.
- Tourism operators must make activities & attractions more affordable for locals.
- SA Tourism to launch two global campaigns to attract overseas tourists back to the country.
The Department of Tourism calls on eligible enterprises to apply for the Tourism Transformation Fund (TTF), and the Green Tourism Incentive Programme (GTIP) from today, 1 October 2021. https://t.co/4EZiwh4Abz#WeDoTourismSustainably#TourismIncentiveProgramme#WeDoTourism pic.twitter.com/I97Fyemp1z
— Dept of Tourism (@Tourism_gov_za) October 1, 2021
The Green Tourism Incentive Programme is a resource efficiency incentive and assists private sector tourism enterprises in reducing the cost of investing in more energy and water efficient operations, while increasing their competitiveness and profitability in the long term.
— Dept of Tourism (@Tourism_gov_za) October 6, 2021