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.

The grant is no longer available

What 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 one offer per site.

Check if you can apply

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.

Apply now

Apply for the Co-funding for Manufacturers NSW

Find out more about your eligibility and how to apply.