The Regional Growth Fund will invest in projects that facilitate regional development and deliver new and upgraded local amenity in every corner of regional NSW. These funds aim to enhance local sporting facilities, support arts and culture, improve regional voice and data connectivity, invest in our mining-impacted communities, spur job creation and deliver local infrastructure.
Over $1.7 billion has already been committed to more than 2,100 projects across regional NSW with another $300 million to be spent over the next two years. The additional funding will be invested in vital community upgrades and job creating projects for families and businesses across regional NSW.
More than 2100 approved projects and counting
Applications will be open to local government, regional organisations, industry and other community organisations.
The NSW Government’s Regional Development Framework provides an overall vision for the Regional Growth Fund. The framework establishes a plan for regional development over the next 30 years that ensures every community across the state benefits from NSW’s economic success.