Grants and Event Funding

The Northern Midlands Council offers a variety of in-kind support and grant funding to events and not-for-profit community groups.

Major Festivals, Events and Promotions

Not-for-profit community organisations are eligible to apply for funding towards the cost of major festivals, events or promotions being held in the Northern Midlands. Major events, festivals or promotions are defined as significant events that are the only one of their kind in the Northern Midlands in any one year, and attract significant numbers of people - generally in excess of 2,000 - and/or attract significant media coverage for the Northern Midlands. Assistance maybe 'in kind' or a grant - or a combination of the two methods.

Round 1 Applications are now open, applications must reach the council by end of business on Friday 29th March 2019 to be considered. Guide lines are included in the application form below, if you require assistance filling out the form or seek clarification please contact Council on 6397 7303.

Application Form - Major Festivals, Events and Promotions

Community Minor Capital Works Grants

Northern Midlands community/sporting organisations and not-for-profit organisations are eligible to apply for funding towards special or capital works for the improvement/ benefit of Council or community owned assets. Assistance may be 'in kind', by way of a loan or grant - or a combination of these methods.

Application for Special Projects is now open, Applications must be received by Council no later than 29th March 2019. Guidelines are attached to the application form, If you require assistance in filling out the form or seek clarification please contact Council on 6397 7303.

Application Form - Special Project Assistance

Government, Non-Government Organisations and Commercial Services

A guide to Government, Non-Government Organisations and Commercial Services can be found at http://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Parliamentary_Departments/Parliamentary_Library/pubs/rp/rp1516/Quick_Guides/ComGrants