$70 million is available under Round 4 of Building our Regions. Expressions of interest for eligible non-flood affected councils are now closed. Projects that have been shortlisted at the expression of interest stage are expected to be announced in mid-2018.

Local governments who have had Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements (NDRRA) activated due to the March 2018 flood events have until 5 pm, Friday 25 May 2018 to submit their expressions of interest.

Local governments must submit their expressions of interest applications through the online portal. The Round 4 guidelines (PDF icon 249 KB) contain further details about the application process. Applicants should also review:

The application process for Round 4 consists of two stages. Stage one is an expression of interest (EOI) and stage two is a business case application. Councils will only be invited to submit a business case application for projects shortlisted at EOI stage.

An announcement about projects successful at EOI stage is expected in mid 2018.

If you have any questions, please contact the program team on 07 3452 7377 or 13 QGOV (13 74 68).