Expressions of interest opened 1 July 2017 for the Resources for Regions stream of the NSW Regional Growth Fund. Northern Rivers regional councils, community groups, local businesses and non-government organisations are eligible to apply.

The Resources for Regions fund supports job creation and economic growth in mining communities in regional NSW. The fund helps build infrastructure across health, water, road, education, tourism and CBD renewals to attract new business, tourists and residents.

Information about Resources for Regions is available from the NSW Government website.

Applications close on Friday 18 August 2017.