Public Sector Innovation Fund


Project announcements

CivVic Labs Accelerator - connecting startups to government procurement

24 September 2018

Supported by LaunchVic and the Public Sector Innovation Fund, CivVic Labs Accelerator brings government and startups together to solve public sector challenges. 

States of Change public innovation learning program launches in Australia and Canada

10 April 2018 

The Victorian Government is working with Nesta, the globally recognised UK-based innovation foundation, and other international jurisdictions to co-develop an innovation learning program.

Streamlinefines - a new way of dealing with infringements 

20 March 2018 

A collaboration between the legal assistance and community health sectors will bring a new approach to fines enforcement review in Victoria.

World-First Cyber Security Trial To Keep Hospitals Safe

13 July 2017

A cutting-edge cyber security device that protects medical equipment in hospitals from being hacked will be trialled in Victoria in a world-first global pilot.

Innovation Fund Removes Barriers For Victim Survivors 

11 July 2017 

Two new family violence apps are being developed to remove barriers for women fleeing family violence, helping them to better navigate the legal system.

Innovation Fund Targets Better Outcomes

22 May 2017

The Public Sector Innovation Fund will support the Melbourne Health Accelerator program to make the most of Victoria's world-class medical research.

Breaking Down Gender Barriers in the Tech Sector

3 March 2017

Code for Australia and the Victorian Government’s Public Sector Innovation Fund have relaunched the Code for Victoria Program with a focus on women in tech.

Launch of Code for Victoria II - Women in Tech Program

Funding boost to help Aboriginal Victorians access health and wellbeing services

14 February 2017

Ask Izzy, the mobile website that connects people who are homeless with essential support services, is being expanded to improve Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders’ access to health and wellbeing services.

Supporting Projects To Drive Down Youth Crime

25 November 2016

The Public Sector Innovation Fund will support a crucial project to reduce youth crime and help divert young people from criminal activity in Melbourne's western suburbs.

Family Violence App Wins Inaugural Premier's iAward

29 June 2016

An innovative family violence app has won the inaugural Victorian Premier's iAward for Public Sector Innovation at the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) Victorian iAwards Gala.

Funding Boost To Improve Immunisation Coverage

13 May 2016

Victorian researchers will receive a funding boost to determine the best methods to overcome barriers that prevent Victorian children from being fully vaccinated

Innovation Fund Launches Code For Victoria Challenge

15 April  2016

The Victorian Government has teamed up with Code for Australia to launch the Code for Victoria Innovation Challenge, using technology experts to help improve the delivery of government services

Innovation Fund Backs Refuge Accommodation Project

24 Mar 2016

The Victorian Government's Public Sector Innovation Fund will support a crucial project to improve access to crisis accommodation for women and children fleeing family violence.

Developing the Family Violence Accommodation Register

Inaugural Premier's iAward For Public Sector Innovation

9 March 2016

Public sector innovation will be recognised by a new award category at the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) iAwards

Better Protection For Family Violence Victims In Our Courts

2 December 2015

A project making it easier for Victorian victims of family violence to seek protection through our courts will be expanded and improved under the Victorian Government's inaugural Public Sector Innovation Fund.