Gas Acceleration Program

The Gas Acceleration Program aims to speed up the responsible development of onshore natural gas. Through matched funding, the program supports projects to secure new volumes of gas for domestic customers.

The grant is no longer available

Application detail:

This program is closed to applications. We’ll support current projects until completion.

What do you get?

Matched funding grant of up to $6 million.

Who is this for?

Businesses working on projects to provide new gas flow to domestic gas consumers.


This program aims to increase gas supply to domestic consumers in target markets.

By encouraging direct investment in natural gas developments, the program addresses potential gas supply shortfalls. The focus is on projects with the greatest likelihood of securing new and significant volumes of gas.

Successful businesses must complete their projects and be providing new gas flow to domestic consumers by 30 June 2020.

Applications for the Gas Acceleration Program are now closed.

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Successful applicants

Find details of successful applicants from previous rounds of the Gas Acceleration Program.

Key documents

Grant opportunity guidelines

Sample grant agreement