Community Grants

Community Grants Scheme

ROUND 1 2020-2021 Community Grant Scheme has now CLOSED.
ROUND 2 2020-2021 will Open Monday 2 November 2020.

The District Council of Grant Community Grants Scheme is for community groups to develop projects and events that enhance community well-being and increase participation in social and leisure activities.

Important Dates for 2020-2021

July 2020

Round 1 Notification of Outcomes

Monday 2 November 2020

Round 2 Community Grant Scheme Opens

Friday 11 December 2020

Round 2 Community Grant Scheme Closes

December/January 2020/2021

Assessment Process

January 2021

Notification of Outcomes

Friday 28 May 2021

Final day for submission of Acquittal and Report

Please note that due to the COVID-19 Pandemic there may be a change to the Round 2 Community Grant Scheme dates as part of the DCG Care Package.  More information to follow.

Applications for Financial Assistance

Council offer one off requests for assistance from not-for-profit registered welfare, community, sporting or service groups within the District Council of Grant area.

Applications will be considered on an ongoing basis, however it is recommended that any sponsorship be advised to Council in MARCH of each year for consideration as part of Council’s budget planning review for the next financial year.

All sponsorship and promotional donations are allocated at the discretion of Council and when the annual budgetary limit is reached, no further applications will be considered.

Forms & Documents

The following forms are available to download:

Booking Council Promotional Materials

If you wish to book any Council promotional materials for your next event, please go to Book Promotional Items page.

Please note that Council Office hours are Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.00pm.  All materials must be collected and returned within this timeframe.