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Business Support Grant - Live Music and Performance 2020-21 Round 1

This is a preview of the Business Support Grant (Live music & performance) 2020-21 R1 Application Form form. When you’re ready to apply, click Fill Out Now to begin.


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Welcome to the application form for the City of Sydney Business Support Grant – Live Music and Performance

Please view this program's website for further information and program guidelines. 

This grant program provides funding towards capital expenses, equipment and consultant costs associated with establishing or improving a venue for live entertainment, the grant does not fund performance programming. If you are seeking support for a new night time program or event  and not capital works, please apply for the Business Support Grant – Night Time Diversification instead.

Please note: 

  • You will be required to answer certain questions in particular formats.  
  • SmartyGrants will not allow your form to be submitted if it contains incorrectly formatted answers.

You are strongly encouraged to submit your completed form at least 1 hour before the designated closing time.

This is to allow sufficient time to review any incorrectly formatted answers. 

We do not accept duplicate applications. Applications that are submitted to more than one program for the same project in a round will only be considered in one program. If you are unsure which is the most appropriate program for your project, please contact us before applying at or 02 9265 9333.

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