We are excited to announce our new Community Development Grants as part of the Northern Beaches Council's annual Community Grants Program.

New Community Development Grants

The Community Development grant stream supports community development projects that focus on improving equality in the local area and reducing disadvantage.

This grant stream assist organisations to empower community members to create stronger and more connected communities.

    Proposals must contribute to achieving the following project outcomes:

    • Increase community capacity
    • Increase community participation
    • Increase access to opportunity.

    Please see the Community Grants Program Guidelines for eligibility, objectives and assessment criteria.

    Applications closed 3pm Tuesday 30 June

    Key Dates

    • Applications open 11am Monday 16 March 2020
    • Applications close 3pm Tuesday 30 June 2020
    • Funding distributed October 2020
    • Projects delivered October 2020 – 31 December 2021

    Funding available

    Up to $10,000 (excl. GST) is available for one year programs.

    Multi-year funding will only be offered to a limited number of applicants who can demonstrate additional benefits of operating the project over an extended period.

    Information & Grant Writing Sessions

    Due to the risk of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and acting on advice of lead NSW and Federal health authorities, Council has taken the precautionary decision to cancel the advertised grants information sessions grant writing sessions. Our top priority is the health and safety of our staff and community. These are difficult circumstances and we appreciate your patience and understanding.


    For more information and application support please call 9976 1566 or email: