Smart Cities and Suburbs Program

Final guidelines released and applications for funding open on 17 March 2017

The Assistant Minister for Cities and Digital Transformation, the Hon. Angus Taylor MP, announced the launch of round one of the Smart Cities and Suburbs Program on 17 March 2017.

The $50 million program supports local governments, private companies, research organisations and not-for-profit bodies to work collaboratively and deliver innovative smart city projects. The goal is to improve the liveability, productivity and sustainability of cities and towns across Australia.

Applications for round one are open until 30 June 2017.

Please complete the application form at

More information and program guidelines for round one are also available on