Stronger Communities Programme – Round 5 Expressions of Interest Open

Between $2,500 to $20,000 in Commonwealth funding is available for each project. To be eligible:
• Your organisation must be a not for profit; local government agency or body; or a trustee on behalf of a property trust with responsibility for a community asset.

• You must have an ABN and be an incorporated entity.
– If your organisation is not incorporated, you must find a parent organisation that is an incorporated entity, e.g. a local council, to apply on your behalf.

• Your project must deliver social benefits to our community and be scheduled to be completed by 30 June 2020.

• Grant funding will be up to 50 per cent of eligible project costs. Applicants must match funding for the project, in cash or in-kind.

Examples of eligible projects include upgrades or fit-outs of community centres; sporting facility upgrades; purchase of equipment for local SES; upgrade of park furniture; BBQs. Projects on school grounds or involving school property must deliver benefits to the broader community.

Further details on eligibility criteria and how to apply are available at If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact my office on (02) 9980 1822 or email Daniel at [email protected].