Credit: OneEighty (past Community Development Grant recipient)

Applications for the 2024/25 Community Development Grants Program will be opening late June. 

Community Development Grant program 2024/25 

The Community Development grant streams support 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. 

Information Sessions 

Find out about this grant program and other funding available through Northern Beaches Council. We'll be sharing grant writing tips, discussing the application process, and chatting about your project ideas.

Tues 11 Jun, 5:30-7:30pm
In person at Forest Community Arts Centre

Thur 13 Jun, 12:30-2:30pm
In person at Tramshed Arts and Community Centre, Narrabeen 

Tues 18 Jun, 12:30-1:30pm

Support Available 

For enquiries and grant application support please contact us. 
Please refer to FAQs in our Guidelines for answers to commonly asked questions.

Phone: 02 8495 5410 or 02 8495 6119

To speak to a Council officer with an interpreter, contact the Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National) on 131 450 and ask to be connected to the Northern Beaches Council on 02 8495 5410.


General resources are available on our Grant Resources page
Grant writing webinars are available on Council’s website to view anytime. The webinars cover general overview of grant writing with shorter videos on other relevant topics. 

2023/24 Guidelines 

You can review the previous guidelines from the 2023/24 grants round. 
Please note, changes will be made to the upcoming 2024/25 guidelines. 

Community Development Guidelines
Youth Voice Grants Guidelines
Small Grants Guidelines

Join the notification list

Be added to the grants mailing list and be kept informed about Council's grant programs and future grant writing session.

Community Development Grants Program Recipients

Find out the past recipients of the Community Development Grants