Environmental Project Grant

The Environmental Project Grant provides funding for innovative environmental projects including initiatives to implement or enhance water conservation, waste management, energy conservation or revegetation.

Groups proposing projects at Council owned or managed facilities must apply for and receive approved Land Managers Consent prior to submitting a grant application. Groups requiring Land Managers Consent are encouraged to contact Council before the grant opening date as the approval process may take up to 6 weeks from receipt of a completed application form.

How much is available?
Funding is up to $4,000.

When do grant applications open and close?
Environmental Project Grants open on Monday 5 August 2019 and close 4pm, Monday 16 September 2019.

How do I apply for this grant?
Applications must be submitted electronically via Council’s on-line grants portal (Smartygrants).

To start an application please call (03) 5018 8100 and ask to speak to the relevant grants officer.

A copy of the grant application form is attached below to assist you in preparing your application.