Restart Grant – up to $500
This grant is designed to respond quickly to community and business requests for small initiatives and items that will assist them in recovery and 'restarting'.
Examples of funding requests at this level include training, equipment, website enhancement, printing and promotions and implementing COVID-19 safety measures.
Reconnect Grant - $501 to $2500
This grant is to support initiatives that benefit community groups and their members and local business and industry. Business applications at this level must demonstrate a collective benefit to their sector and the broader community.
Examples of funding requests at this level are insurance, advertising, promotion, equipment, engaging consultants and training.
Rebuild Grant - $2501 to $10,000
This grant is to support initiatives that are of wider community or economic benefit.
Examples of funding requests at this level are strategy development, staff wages, website creation, partnerships development to implement initiatives, IT hardware and software upgrades.
Resilience Grant - $10,000+
This grant is available for large-scale initiatives that will generate broad community or economic benefit.
Examples of funding requests at this level are programs and initiatives that build capacity of community, enhance business partnerships and networks, workshops, mental health initiatives and tourism campaigns.
Organisations in receipt of this level of funding will enter into a service agreement with the Shire.
For more information on how to apply and to download the Grant Guidelines, please visit our website.