Heritage

Funding - NSW heritage grants

NSW Heritage Grants program

NSW Heritage Grants aims to recognise and protect the state's most significant heritage places and value to ensure future generations can enjoy them.

Funding Streams

State Heritage Places

Funding for owners and managers of State Heritage Register-listed items.

To confirm whether an item is listed on the State Heritage Register, go to the NSW Heritage Search Page.

Major works projects Now open for competiitive bid applications for one-year projects funded over 2015-16 and 2016-17. There will be no funding for new projects in 2016-17.

Heritage reports Now open for competitive bid applications for one-year projects funded over 2015-16. This fund will not be available in 2016-17.

Emergency works projects Now open for application throughout 2015-16 and 2016-17, subject to available funding.

Not sure if your item is on the State Heritage Register? Check the on line State Heritage register, if your property is not State Heritage listed see our funding through other sources page or see our listings page for details on how to nominate your property for State Heritage listing.

Community, Youth and Seniors Heritage Projects

Funding for peak organisations, community, youth and seniors groups, businesses, local councils and some State agencies.

Community, youth and seniors heritage projects Applications for 2015-17 peak organisations projects must be received by close of business 16 January 2015. Projects are funded over two years. Applications for new peak organisations projects will not be accepted in 2016-17.

Aboriginal Heritage Places

Funding for projects that benefit an Aboriginal heritage item either listed on the State Heritage Register or as an Aboriginal Place.

Aboriginal heritage projects Applications for funding in 2015-16 must be received by close of business 16 January 2015. Applications for projects in 2016-17 will be open in late 2015.

Local Heritage Places

Funding for NSW local councils only.

Local heritage places grants Applications for project funding are open

Local government heritage advisors Applications for project funding are open

Local government heritage planning studies Applications for project funding are open

More information

Further information about the NSW Heritage Grants program and other heritage funding sources is available at:

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Page last updated: 08 December 2014