You can apply for a grant to assist with the conservation of heritage buildings or items.

Council also provides grants for original publications documenting the heritage of Sutherland Shire.

These grants support conservation work on heritage-listed buildings or heritage publication projects.

2023-2024 Heritage Grants are now closed

Applications closed on 31 August 2023.

Key information

Heritage Building Grants are drawn from a shared pool of $30,000 and are provided to successful applicants on a dollar-for-dollar basis.

Heritage Publication Grants may be awarded up to $5,000.

Who is eligible for a Heritage Grant?

Building Grants: Owners of heritage buildings listed in Schedule 5 of the Sutherland Shire Local Environmental Plan 2015.

Heritage Building Grants – Terms and Conditions

Publication Grants: Authors seeking to publish original work on the heritage of Sutherland Shire.

Heritage Publication Grants – Terms and Conditions

Funding decisions are made by Council’s Heritage Subcommittee.

How do I apply?

Heritage Building Grants – Application Form

Heritage Publication Grants – Application Form

Please email completed application forms to


For more information, call the Heritage Specialist on 02 9710 0181 or email

Council also offers grants for a number of other initiatives through our Community Grants program.