Stronger Communities Programme

I’m very pleased to let you know applications for the Stronger Communities Programme Round 4 are now open. 

The Stronger Communities Grants Programme offers grants of between $2,500 and $20,000 for eligible community organisations to undertake capital projects, including renovations and purchasing new equipment.

Before applying, you should read the programme guidelines carefully to ensure you meet the eligibility criteria, including a requirement to match grant funding dollar-for-dollar. The guidelines are available on the Department of Business website

You can download an Expression of Interest form here. Completed forms can be emailed to

Please get in contact with my office if you have any questions or require further assistance.

Expressions of interest close midnight 30 August 2018.

The Department will then send through a link to an application portal for you to complete.

Full applications should be completed by 11 October 2018.