Building Better Regions Grant

Round Three Announcements

  • Round Three will open for applications on 15 January 2016 and close at 5pm applicant’s local time on 15 March 2016.
  • Information sessions for potential Round Three applicants will be conducted in each State and Territory between 18 and 29 January 2016.  We will provide details to you this week of where and when these sessions will be held.
  • The Guidelines for Round Three and a Summary of Changes is now available on the Department’s webpage at  Further guidance will be available prior to the Round opening.
  • Queries should be directed via email to the NSRF mailbox

RDA Grant Funding is under review, however the last round of funding was as per the below information. New Funding opportunities are being researched.

The Regional Development Australia Fund, NSRF will fund projects that support the infrastructure needs, and will enhance the economic development, of Australia’s regions. Program funds will maximise outcomes through effective partnerships across all levels of government, and the business and not-for-profit sectors.

If you have any questions about the application or expressions of interest applications or requirements for the Regional Development Australia Fund please email