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Applications for the 2017-18 Heritage Grants Program are closed.

Applications closed at 12 noon on Tuesday 31 October 2017.

Applying for a heritage grant

To apply for a grant, you need to contact our grants team and request an application form. The grants team can be contacted on (08) 6552 4117 or emailing

An Information for Applicants Booklet has been developed that is designed to assist applicants in completing the application form. The worksheet also contains information about how projects are assessed against the grant criteria.

An example of a completed Heritage Grants Application Form is provided to assist you in completing your application.

We strongly advise that you seek the advice of a heritage professional when considering making an application. You may like to visit inContact, our online directory of businesses that offer heritage services.

Outcome of application and successful applicants

Assessment of applications begins immediately after the application period closes. In general, applicants will know the outcome two months after application closure.

Successful applicants will be required to enter a Grant Agreement in order to access funding. View a sample Grant Agreement.

An appropriately qualified and experienced Heritage Professional is required to oversee the project and to assist with each claim submitted under the program. For documentation projects, suitable professions would be architects, engineers, historians, etc. For works projects this must be a registered practicing architect, structural engineer or chartered building surveyor. For works projects, the Heritage Professional is required to conduct a site visit as part of the final claim. To check if your selected professional would be acceptable under the grants program, please contact us.

If you would like more information about the Heritage Grants Program, contact the Senior Grants Administrator on 6552 4117, 1800 524 000 (freecall regional) or email. You can receive updates on the Heritage Grants Program by subscribing to our eNewsletter, Heritage Matters.

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