Financial Assistance / Donations

Each year we provide funding 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.

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

  • 26 May 2023 (4th quarter allocation 2022/2023 budget)
  • 1 September 2023 (1st quarter allocation 2023/2024 budget)
  • 3 November 2023 (2nd quarter allocation 2023/2024 budget)

* Closing dates may be subject to change.

Applications must comply with our Financial Assistance Policy which can be found here.

Applications for the 2nd Quarter have now closed.

Mutually Beneficial Business Agreement

Applications are open to Shellharbour LGA community clubs and associations who would like to apply to enter a mutually beneficial business arrangement with any of councils commercial operations. APPLY HERE.

Last updated : Wed 15 Nov 2023