Funder: NSW Government
Grant Background: The Bushfire Local Economic Recovery Fund will provide $250 million of further funding to support the social and economic recovery of communities affected by bushfire in 47 regional NSW Local Government Areas.
It will support projects that retain and create new jobs in regional areas, build resilience and increase preparedness for future bushfire seasons.
Funding is available in the following three categories:
- Infrastructure projects, such as roads to support increased industrial development.
- Environmental projects, such as regeneration activities.
- Programs including social, business and environmental education initiatives.