The following information is provided by the Upper Hunter Shire Council Grants Officer.

Before starting a grant application make sure you read the guidelines & eligibility for the grant to make sure your project fits the criteria.

If you have any questions &/or would like assistance please contact the Community Grants Officer on 6540 1172 or send an email to:



Grants available to businesses from the Upper Hunter Shire Council include:

  1. Owners or managers of heritage items or properties may be eligible for up to $1000 financial assistance from the Upper Hunter Shire Council’s Local Heritage Assistance Fund.
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  2. Business owners who want to improve the look of their shop fronts may be eligible for a grant of up to $500 from the Upper Hunter CBD Shop Front Assistance Fund, an initiative of Upper Hunter Shire Council.
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