Subsidies and grants

Information about funding, grants and subsidies for NSW councils providing public library services for the community.

Public Library Funding 2018/19

Find out about the distribution of funding for projects and subsidies for NSW councils

Financial reporting and subsidy applications

Information and forms for NSW councils to apply for State Government subsidies under the Public Library Funding Strategy.

Public Library Funding from 2019/20

A new funding package has been announced from 2019/20


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