Community Grants Program Now Open 

Applications for the above grants will open Wednesday 1 June 2016 and close Thursday 30 June 2016 for the 2016/2017 financial year.

Council's Community Grants Program provides funding annually for local non-profit community groups for development of services, facilities and events, which meet and enhance identified community, recreational, sporting, environmental and cultural needs and objectives of the Strathfield Local Government Area.Grants are allocated to one-off projects or services.

Council will only consider applications from community groups and organisations that are non-profit groups or organisations that are either based within the Strathfield Council area or provide services and activities within the area. Individuals are not eligible for the Community Grants program.

Council invites community groups and not for profit organisations to apply for funding for creative and innovative projects that will meet the needs of our community.

Grants of up to $1,500 will allocated to one-off projects that support the Strathfield community through community development, community arts, social support and other community services.

 For further information contact Council’s Community Services Manager on 9748 9999 or via email

Recipients of awards from previous periods are reminded that funds cannot be made available if grants from previous years have not been acquitted. For the 2016/2017 year only, you may submit an application BEFORE submitting your acquittal. If you are successful, the funds will be held until your acquittal date of 30 September, 2016.

* Deadline extended to 18 July, 2016