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Public Library Grants

2019/20 Public Library Infrastructure Grants

Public Library Infrastructure Grants are for projects that will assist NSW councils to improve public library infrastructure, including buildings and information technology systems.

Applications for 2019/20 closed at 5 pm on Friday 8 November 2019.


Previous recipients

Previous recipients can be found through the State Library of NSW Annual Reports.

The Regional Cultural Fund recipients are on the Create NSW website.

Reporting forms

From the 2017/18 Public Library Grant round reporting and acquittal forms are to be filled out in Smartygrants. The applicant will receive an email directly from Smartygrants when a form is available for completion.

Further information and instructions

2016/17 PLIG round and previous years

For grants from previous years please fill out the forms below.

Library Development Grants archive

Previous Library Development Grants Guidelines are available below for the reference of councils that are yet to acquit funded projects.