Community Grants Program

The City offers grants for activities in Canning which contribute to an inclusive, safe and vibrant community and create a welcoming and thriving City.


Grants are open


Please read the Community Grant Program Guidelines to find out the number of applications you may submit in a year, the selection criteria,  eligibility requirements and other key information. The City of Canning receives many more applications than can be supported. Address the selection criteria in your application to ensure your best chance of success. 

Application forms and Community Grant Program Guidelines

Small Grants - up to $500

Open until 28 May 2021 or until the grant budget has been fully expended, whichever occurs first.

Resilience Grants - up to $5,000 (one grant round)
- Open Now. Closing 24 September 2020

Disability Access and Inclusion - up to $5,000 (two grant rounds)
- Open Now. Closing 24 September 2020 
- Reopening 11 February 2021. Closing 11 March 2021

Can-Do Grants - up to $5,000 (one grant round)
- Opening 11 February 2021. Closing 11 March 2021

Sport and Community Equipment - up to $1,000 (two grant rounds)
- Open Now. Closing 10 September 2020
- Reopening 14 January 2021. Closing 18 February 2021

50/50 Equipment Grant - up to $5,000 (one grant round)
- Open Now. Closing 10 September 2020

Notification Periods

Small Grants up to $500 - Applicants will be notified 4 weeks of application submission
Grant requests $501-$5,000 - Applicants will be notified within 8 weeks of the closing date

Queries may be directed to the Grants Officer, who can be contacted on 1300 422 664 or

Submit applications and supporting documents to Applications submitted to other email addresses may not be reviewed for assessment.  

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