City of Newcastle Economic Development Sponsorship Program

The EDSP has been developed to support local economic development initiatives designed to help achieve Council priorities and generate local economic development benefits

The City of Newcastle's Economic Development Sponsorship Program is a competitive program and applicants must address criteria detailed in the policy, guidelines and application form.

Projects must demonstrate:

  • business development/growth
  • skills acquisition and research
  • innovation and creative industries or
  • tourism development

Eligible projects are expected to be completed in 2015.

Click here for the guidelines and application form.