Building Better Regions Fund Infrastructure Projects Stream

The Round 6 Infrastructure Projects Stream for the Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF) supports investment ready projects that provide economic and social benefits for regional and remote areas.

  • CLOSES 10 February 2022 5pm AEDT
  • Grants are from $20,000 up to $10 million to cover 50% or more of eligible projects

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The $1.38 billion BBRF supports the Australian Government’s commitment to:

  • drive economic growth
  • build stronger regional communities into the future.

For round six a total of $250 million is available.

The Infrastructure Projects Stream supports projects that provide economic and social benefits to regional and remote areas. The projects can be either construction of new infrastructure or the upgrade or extension of existing infrastructure. The Infrastructure Projects Stream only supports investment ready projects.

For most projects grant funding will be up to either 50% or 75% of your eligible project costs. Your location will determine the percentage of grant funding you can receive.

You may apply for a partial or full exemption to your contribution requirement if you can demonstrate that you are experiencing exceptional circumstances.

Your project will need to deliver economic and social benefits to a regional or remote community.


To be eligible you must have an Australian business number (ABN).You must be one of the following:

  • an incorporated not-for-profit organisation
  • an Australian local government agency or body as defined in the glossary of the grant opportunity guidelines
  • a non-distributing co-operative.

Role of RDA Gold Coast

Should you wish to discuss your project idea or get assistance with your application, please contact the RDA Gold Coast Director of Regional Development, Estella Rodighiero on 0411 558 834 or  


Get the full details

Click below for full details on the BBRF Infrastructure Projects Stream.

Letter of Support

RDA Gold Coast will provide a letter of support for projects that will help grow a strong and confident Gold Coast economy, create local jobs or provide social benefits for the region.

Click below to submit a request for a letter of support, and we will be in contact to discuss your project.