Commercial Landlord Hardship Grant NSW

This program provides funding to NSW small landlords who are experiencing hardship as a result of waiving rent for their tenant(s).


Closes in 68 days

Closing date: 31 Mar 2022

What do you get?

Funding of up to $3,000 per month.

Who is this for?

NSW small commercial or retails landlords.


Grants of up to $3,000 per month (GST inclusive), per property, are available for eligible landlords who have provided rental waivers to affected tenants.

Rent waived must comprise at least half of any rental reduction provided. The remaining portion may be a rental deferral. The grant does not apply to rent deferrals.

Grants will be paid as a lump sum amount for the rent waived from 1 August to 14 November 2021.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • be the landlord of a property in NSW
  • have an agreement to provide rent relief to tenants from 13 July 2021
  • have not claimed, or will not claim, land tax relief between 1 July 2021 and 31 December 2021
  • have total land holdings valued at $5 million or less as at 31 December 2020, excluding the value of your principal residence
  • have more than 50% of your total income derived from gross rental income for the 2019–20 or 2020–21 financial year
  • attest that providing rent relief to the tenant(s) is causing you financial hardship.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Commercial Landlord Hardship Grant.

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