Manningham Council provides a range of grants and funding opportunities to support local groups and community initiatives within the municipality.

Community Grant Program

Applications for funding through the Community Grants Program are now closed.

Small Grants will open again in September 2018.

Council's Community Grant Program supports not for profit organisations and community groups to deliver activities and projects that involve and benefit the Manningham community.

The Community Grants Program comprises of four categories:

Please note applicants applying for Community Development and Arts and Culture Grants must contact a Council officer to discuss their proposal. Please contact the Grant's Team on 9840 9305 or 9840 9377.

Support is available to community groups who require further assistance with their grant application including how to apply online.

For our community members who speak languages other than English, we have translated Community Grants information into Arabic, Cantonese, Greek, Italian, Mandarin and Persian. 

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Community Facilities Capital Works Funding Program

The Community Facilities Capital Works Funding Program is an Expression of Interest Process for all tenants of a Council-owned or Council-managed facility within Manningham. This process is an entry point for all requests to Council for works/improvements/developments to a Council asset. Applications can be submitted all year round; and they are assessed once per year – usually in April. For more information, visit the Community Facilities Capital Works Funding Program webpage