Co-funding for Manufacturers NSW

Co-funding for Manufacturers provides manufacturing businesses with matched funding to help them improve their energy efficiency and manufacturing processes.

Close date: 10 Aug 2020.

What do you get?

Funding of up to $70,000.

Who is this for?

NSW manufacturing or cotton ginning businesses.


There are 2 funding streams available:

Metering and process optimisation

  • up to $50,000 of matched funding
  • install or upgrade energy metering and monitoring systems, including but not limited to
    • install metering and using data analysis to identify faulty equipment
    • install sensors and controls to improve combustion efficiency
    • fine-tune equipment so it operates more efficiently

Equipment upgrades

  • up to $70,000 of matched funding
  • install or upgrade to more energy efficient equipment, including but not limited to
    •     upgrading boiler or chiller
    •     modifying a compressed air system
    •     switching fuels or electrifying equipment
    •     installing a heat recovery unit

Applications are limited to 1 offer per site.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • have an Australian business number (ABN) and be registered for goods and services tax (GST)
  • undertake manufacturing activities (according to the Manufacturing Division of the Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification 2006) or cotton ginning in NSW

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Co-funding for Manufacturers.