Each year Council provides funding within its Financial Assistance - Donations Policy to assist local sporting, cultural, educational, health, welfare and other groups who have a demonstrated community need. This funding is also available to meet requests for ‘in lieu’ or ‘in kind’ contributions.

Applications are open to non-profit organisations for donations four times per year in June, September, December and March.


Organisations or individuals wishing to be considered for a donation must submit an application to Council on the correct form by the upcoming closing dates: -


  • 29 January 2019 (February allocation)
  • 26 March 2019 (April allocation)
  • 29 June 2019 (July allocation)
  • 15 October 2019 (October allocation)

Applications must comply with Council’s Financial Assistance - Donations Policy.