Community Initiatives Program

The Community Initiatives program offers grants to projects that address a specific need, build a sense of community and align with Council priorities.

Grants of up to $5,000 are available to: 

  • Incorporated not-for-profit community organisations
  • Community groups auspiced by an incorporated organisation.

What can we fund?

There are three Community Initiatives program categories:

  • Community Projects.
  • Reimbursement of Council Fees.
  • Educational Institutions Award Presentations.

How to apply

Applications for the current round of funding closed on 11 June 2021.

Successful applicants will be announced after the Council Planning Meeting on 5th August 2021.

Other information

For detailed information, refer to the program guidelines(PDF, 124KB) or find out more by viewing the Community Initiatives program frequently asked questions (FAQs)(PDF, 113KB).