Building operations grants

Building operations grants

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Closes 5pm on 18 November

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Building operations funding aims to improve the environmental performance of buildings by lowering the costs and mitigating the barriers of implementing building operations efficiency measures.

Funding provides support for environmental solutions to reduce energy and water consumption, or reduce waste in buildings and facilities. Solutions include technology upgrades and the retrofit of efficiency fixtures and fittings.

Please see the grants and sponsorship guidelines for expected program outcomes and eligibility.


For more information about this program or how to apply, please contact:

Grants team02 9265 9333

Key dates

Grant round 1

  • Applications open: 6 February 2019
  • Applications close: 11 March 2019
  • Project timeframe: 1 August 2019–31 July 2020
  • Recommendations to Council: Mid-2019

Grant round 2

  • Applications open: 19 June 2019
  • Applications close: 22 July 2019
  • Project timeframe: 1 January 2020–31 December 2020
  • Recommendations to Council: Late-2019

Grant round 3

  • Applications open: 23 October 2019
  • Applications close: 18 November 2019
  • Project timeframe: 1 May 2020–31 April 2021
  • Recommendations to Council: Early-2020

Recommendations to Council is the time when applications are discussed and councillors decide to support or reject the recommendations presented to them.

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Last updated: Tuesday, 5 November 2019