• Credit: OneEighty (past Community Development Grant recipient)

The Community Development grant stream supports projects and initiatives that focus on improving equality in the local area and reducing disadvantage and deliver direct benefit to local people, communities and the environment of the Northern Beaches Local Government Area. 

2022/23 program

The 2022/23 Community Development Grants Program is targeting projects related to these priority areas:

  1. Domestic and family violence
  2. Building community connections

Applications for the 2022/23 Community Development Grants program are now closed. 

Key dates

  • 29 June 2022 11am - applications open
  • 8 August 2022 3pm - applications close
  • 25 October 2022 - application outcomes assessed by Council
  • November 2022 - funding is distributed


  • Grants Hub - Council has subscribed to 'Grant Guru' - an online service to help you register and access opportunities Australia-wide. 
  • Grant writing webinars

Grant writing webinars have been prepared for you to improve your skills and understanding of grants to increase your chances of securing a grant for your projects and programs.  View the recordings:

Enquiries and application support

For more information and to enquire about your application please call 8495 5428 or email:

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Recipients 2021/22

Find out the recipients of the Community Development Grants for 2021/22