Smart Cities and Suburbs Program


The Smart Cities and Suburbs Program Round 2 provides local government agencies and bodies with grants of $250,000 to $5 million. The grants support projects that apply innovative technology-based solutions to urban challenges. The program aims improve the liveability, productivity and sustainability of Australian cities, suburbs and towns.

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What do you get?

$250,000 to $5 million in matched funding.

Who is this for?

Local government agencies and bodies.

Eligibility


What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible you must:

  • be an Australian local government agency or body as defined in appendix A of the grant opportunity guidelines
  • have an Australian business number (ABN)

Your project

To be eligible, your project must include at least 1 partner organisation during the life of the project.

Projects must also involve the innovative application of knowledge, hardware or software either:

  • is new to the organisation, the local government area, city, region or country
  • delivers an outcome which has not previously been realised in your community

You must complete your project by 30 June 2020.

 

Applying


How do you apply?

Applications are closed.

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Need help?

Contact us for help with your application or to find out more.

Monday – Friday, 8am – 8pm across Australia

Key documents


Grant opportunity guidelines

Sample application form

Template letter of support from project partner

Template letter of support from lead applicant's organisation

Example project budget