The Newsagents Assistance Fund pays up to $10,000 to help newsagencies update their NSW Lotteries retail image and fit-out to align to NSW Lotteries’ standards. The fund aims to provide extra support to small businesses that are currently selling lotteries products in NSW.

This fund is available to NSW Lotteries agents that were active on 30 January 2015.

Before you apply, you must have:

  • a copy of an invoice for fit-out, including proof of payment to a NSW Lotteries’ approved shopfitter
  • an audit sign off page showing NSW Lotteries’ acceptance of fit-out.

Applications are currently open and you can apply at any time for funding of up to $10,000.


To apply, email or post the completed Application for Newsagents Assistance Fund form along with the necessary documents to:



Newsagents Assistance Fund
C/- Compensation Funds Team
NSW Fair Trading
PO Box 972 Parramatta
NSW 2124


Payments will be made by direct deposit against NSW Lotteries outlet numbers for eligible agents.

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