The focus of this program is to provide increased opportunities for participation in sport and recreation and assist with the funding for the development of local and regional level sport and recreation facilities in NSW.
There are two distinct project types within the Participation and Facility Program, these being:
Applicants will be required to identify the type of project for which they are applying upfront, as different information is required for different project types. For example, information confirming planning consent and quotes are required for a facility project type.
The objectives are:
Your project can address one or both of these objectives. Additionally, you may wish to address one of the project type specific objectives in order to strengthen your application.
Project type specific objectives
If you are not sure of the project type please contact Sport and Recreation on 13 13 02 or email email@example.com.
Organisations may apply for multiple projects or project types; however the maximum available to any one organisation is $50,000 in a financial year. The amount organisations request should reflect the scale of the project.
Organisations must contribute 50% or more to the project. This can include voluntary labour, donated materials and/or equipment or other resources. It is expected that the applicant will cover any administration costs incurred with the project.
Funding should be expended within 18 months of the date of signing the funding agreement.
To ensure you meet eligibility criteria and understand the application requirements, please download and read the guidelines for this program (PDF below).
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Online applications are now open. To apply visit:
Note: To ensure you meet eligibility criteria and understand the application requirements, please download and read the guidelines for this program (PDF below).
For further information about this program phone 13 13 02 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.