Regional Growth: Economic Activation Fund

In 2017 the NSW Government announced an additional $1.3 billion in regional infrastructure to support growing regional centres, activate local economies and improve services in communities, through the new Regional Growth Fund.

Combined with the $300 million to drive regional tourism through the Regional Growth: Environment and Tourism Fund this brings to $1.6 billion the funding available for regional growth.

The fund includes;

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More information on these programs and application process is available on the Regional Growth website.

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