Community Grants

In March of each year, Council invites applications from eligible community groups to apply for funding as part of its community grant program.

The grant program is intended to provide for the establishment or improvement of playing areas or buildings necessary for the conduct of sport or for community use, as well as assisting community groups to establish a service or activity to improve the enjoyment of life in the community.

Please follow the below links for the Community Grants application form and acquittal form.

Community Grants Application Form

Community Grants Acquittal Form

Please contact the Shire office on 9888 1005 or email admin@wickepin.wa.gov.au for further information.

Fund Objective

Establishment or improvement of playing areas or buildings necessary for the conduct of sport or for community use, to assist community groups in establishing a service or activity seen as a need for the betterment of and improvement to the enjoyment of life within the community.

Council’s general philosophy is to fund one third of the total project cost and applicants are encouraged to contribute their own funding and/or obtain grant funding for the remaining project costs.  The fund is not to be used for equipment, trophies, prizes or expenses, such as loan repayments, incurred in the conduct of the sport or in community activities.

Community Grants Policy