Newsagents Assistance Fund

The Newsagents Assistance Fund assists eligible agents to update their NSW Lotteries retail image and fit-out to align with the NSW Lotteries brand.

Newsagents Assistance Fund Guidelines:

  1. The Newsagents Assistance Fund is available to NSW Lotteries Agents that were active on 30 January 2015 (Eligible Agents)
  2. Payments will be made by direct deposit against NSW Lotteries ;outlet numbers for the Eligible Agents.
  3. One payment of up to $10,000 will be made per Eligible Agent
  4. The payment is not to exceed the cost of the fit-out as required by NSW Lotteries
  5. Payment will be processed upon receipt of the following documents
    • Receipt of the application form (online form or downloadable form)
    • Copy of an invoice for fit-out including proof of payment/part payment to a NSW Lotteries approved shopfitter
    • Audit signoff page showing NSW Lotteries acceptance of fit-out works
  6. Payment will be processed by the Office of the NSW Small Business Commissioner within 14 days of receiving a valid Receipt and Audit Certificate

If you have any questions about the Newsagents Assistance Fund please call 1300 795 534 or email admin.accounts@smallbusiness.nsw.gov.au. Copies of the PDF application form and supporting documents can be posted to GPO Box 5477, Sydney NSW 2001.