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Regional aviation funding

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Support Regional Aviation: priority infrastructure upgrades at regional airports

Applications are now closed

Other Aviation Funding available:

The Commonwealth Government provides funding opportunities for airports located in regional and remote locations across several programs. Details on Government funding opportunities can be found at

Airport location

Funding sought for


Aerodromes in Remote locations

Works for essential access and safety up to $3 million

Remote Airstrip Upgrade Program

Any location

Commercial projects with a landside or commercial focus eg terminals, improving runway for larger tourist/cargo aircraft, business parks.

Building Better Regions Fund

Regional location

Essential works for access and safety

Regional Airports Program (to be confirmed)

Any location

Aviation Security Equipment and related costs

Regional Airport Security Screening Fund