Place and industry grants

Promotes local neighbourhoods, connects businesses to opportunities, grows skills and knowledge and helps advocate on key issues.

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Applications are closed

  • Applications opened: 24 February 2021
  • Applications closed: 29 March 2021
  • Project time frame: 1 July 2021 to 30 June 2022
  • Recommendations to Council: mid 2021

About this program

Our place and industry grants seek to promote local neighbourhoods, connect businesses to opportunities, grow business skills and knowledge and help businesses to effectively advocate on key issues.

These grants specifically support local economic development initiatives so Sydney businesses can be more productive and competitive in the global marketplace.

Applicants have the option of presenting their project to the assessment panel in addition to the required online application form.

Funding available

Funding is available for a 1 or 2-year program. Funding awarded is commensurate with the estimated economic benefits of the project and considered within the total pool of available funds.

Applicants must match the funding requested with cash and/or value-in-kind equal to or greater than the funds requested.

Value-in-kind in the form of street banner and venue hire fee waiver is also available.

Eligibility

Grants team

We’d like to help you choose the right grant and provide tips for a successful application.

phone number
02 9265 9333
email address
[email protected]

How to apply

Before applying please contact the grants team to discuss your eligibility and suitability to the program, on 02 9265 9333 or email [email protected].

Please read our grants and sponsorship guidelines for more information about program outcomes and eligibility.

The below resource can help you prepare your application and supporting documents.

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