Community Funding Program

The purpose of the Community Funding Program is to support local organisations’ contribution to our community’s vision for “a great rural lifestyle that is inclusive of all cultures with access to quality services and facilities.”

In 2022 – 2023 Liverpool Plains Shire Council’s Community Funding Program offers grants of up to $2,000 through two funding rounds each year. The total funding available for each round is $10,000.

Round 1 Applications open 1/7/2022 and close 30/9/2022 For events, activities or projects to be completed by 30/6/2023

Round 2 Applications open 1/1/2023 and close 31/3/2023 for events, activities or project to be completed by 31/12/2023.

Funding Eligibility

Applicants to the Community Funding Program must:

• Be applying for an event, activity or project that will take place within the Liverpool Plains Shire region

• Be a not-for-profit entity, or have the project auspiced by a not-for-profit entity

• Hold current Public Liability insurance to the value of $20 million

• Be able to demonstrate the benefits of their proposal

• Complete the project by the agreed deadline

• Use the Community Funding Program application form and provide all supporting documentation

• Have acquitted any grants received previously through the Community Funding Program.

Recommendations for funding will be considered by councillors at the October (Round 1) and April (Round 2) council meetings.

Notice will be provided to all applicants in the week following the council meeting.

Application forms can be downloaded or by emailing council@liverpoolplains.nsw.gov or by phoning 02 6746 1755.

Community-Funding-Program-Glines-final-2022-2023.pdf(PDF, 146KB)

Community-Funding-Program-Application-Form.pdf(PDF, 174KB)