Green building grants

Helps make existing buildings more resource efficient and achieve net zero.

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Applications are open

  • Applications close: 27 September 2022.
  • Project timeline: projects can start from 1 January 2023.
  • Recommendations taken to Council for approval: 21 November 2022.

City concierge

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]

About this program

Our green building grants program supports owners’ corporations and building owners in the residential and accommodation sector to undertake environmental ratings, certifications, audits and assessments for existing buildings to be resource efficient and achieve net zero emissions by 2035.

Funding can support:

  • NABERS, Green Start Performance or EarthCheck assessment and/or certification
  • energy audits that conform to the AS3598 standard
  • residential energy/water/waste assessments
  • renewables/electrification feasibility assessments
  • net zero action plans.

Funding available

Cash funding up to $15,000 is available per project.

For-profit organisations are required to match the funding requested with cash (value-in-kind will not be accepted).

Eligibility

How to apply

Applications for grants and sponsorship must be completed online.

Apply now

If you would like to discuss your proposal, please contact the Grants team on 02 9265 9333 or email [email protected]