Culture and heritage

Heritage

NSW Heritage Grants

2016-17 grants

The 2016-17 grant round closed on 16 December 2015. Grant applications submitted for the 2016/2017 funding round are currently being assessed. 

It is anticipated that Grants for 2017-18 will open in October 2016.

 

For information about Heritage Activation Grants, Heritage Green Energy Grants, and Local Heritage Grants visit the Heritage Near Me Incentives program page.

The NSW Government is committed to ensuring that our heritage is valued, protected, and enjoyed. The Heritage Grants Program is designed to help communities to know, value and care for their heritage. 

 

Aboriginal Heritage Places Program

Cover of 2016-2017 Aboriginal Heritage Places Program grant guidelines

 

 

For projects that conserve, manage, promote and support Aboriginal heritage items listed on the State Heritage Register or an Aboriginal Place (not for State Government owned items/Places)

CLOSED: 16 December 2015

Funding available: $20,000 to $70,000 (per project ex GST)

Matching funding: Matching funding required from Local Councils, no matching funding from other applicants

2016-2017 Aboriginal Heritage Places Program - guidelines (PDF 689KB)

 

Community Youth and Seniors Heritage Grants

Cover of guidelines for community youth and seniors heritage grants

 

For projects that build heritage skills confidence and connections within the community, particularly our youth and seniors

CLOSED: 16 December 2015

Funding available: $25,000 to $50,000 (per project ex GST)

Matching funding required: No

Community, Youth and Seniors Heritage Grants - guidelines (PDF 388KB)

Local Government Heritage Advisors

Cover of guidelines for Local government heritage advisers

 

For Local Councils to engage a heritage advisor

CLOSED: 16 December 2015

Funding available: Up to $10,000  (per project ex GST)

Matching funding required: Yes

Local Government Heritage Advisors - guidelines (PDF 556KB)

Local Government Heritage Places Grants

Cover of Local Government Heritage Places Grants guidelines

 

For Local Council to run a small heritage grant program

CLOSED: 16 December 2015

Funding available: Up to $10,000 (per project ex GST)

Matching funding required: Yes

Local Government Heritage Places Grants - guidelines (PDF 526KB)

Local Government Heritage Planning Studies

Cover of Local Government Heritage Planning Studies Grants - guidelines

 

For Local Councils to prepare heritage studies

CLOSED: 16 December 2015

Funding available: Up to $50,000 (per project ex GST)

Matching funding required: Yes

Local Government Heritage Planning Studies Grants - guidelines (PDF 548KB)

Hunter Region Heritage Grant Program

Cover of Hunter Region Heritage Grant Program guidelines

 

To improve the condition of state significant heritage items in the Hunter

CLOSED: 16 December 2015

Funding available: Up to $40,000 (per project ex GST)

Matching funding required: No

Hunter Region Heritage Grants - guidelines (PDF 552KB)

State Heritage Emergency Works

Grants under the State heritage emergency works program are open year round subject to available funding.

State Heritage Emergency Works

Cover of State Heritage Emergency Works Grants - guidelines

 

For projects that avert the immediate risk of further damage to State Heritage Register listed items or items with an Interim Heritage Order

OPEN: Open year round subject to available funding

Funding available: Up to $10,000 (per project ex GST)

Matching funding required: No

State Heritage Emergency Works - guidelines (PDF 469KB)

Page last updated: 22 July 2016