Community Grants Program

The 2021/22 Community Grant round is now closed.

Community Grants 2021/22 are now closed. The grants are aimed to support eligible community groups and organisations to apply for funding to produce projects and programs that:

  • identify and meet existing and emerging community needs
  • strengthen capacity of local community groups, organisations, and networks
  • promote and encourage social connection, and participation in community life
  • address health and well-being inequities
  • create initiatives that enable access and inclusion for diverse communities
  • support sustainability initiatives and facilitate innovation.

Community Grant Guidelines 2021 2022 (DOCX 274 KB)
Community Grant Guidelines 2021 2022 (PDF 506 KB)

Additional resources

Accessibility and disability inclusion fact sheet for grant applicants (DOCX KB)
Accessibility and disability inclusion fact sheet for applicants (PDF KB)

Apply for a grant

If you are a new user, you will need to register an account when starting your first application.

If you need help using the application form, download the Help Guide for Applicants or check the Applicant Frequently Asked Questions.

Contact us

For general queries about the guidelines, deadlines or questions about the application form, please contact the Community Grants and Funding Officer:

Online: Online Services
Phone: 03 9209 6777 during business hours Monday to Friday.