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Aerial photo of Knox Park Athletics Track in Knoxfield

Leisure Minor Capital Works Grant Scheme

Council provides funding for leisure and sporting organisations based in Knox to upgrade Council facilities in which they tenant. This can be either building improvements or upgrades to their outdoor areas, as long as the land and/or building is managed by Council.

The aim of the Leisure Minor Capital Works Grant Scheme (LMCWGS) is to support leisure and sporting organisations to carry out improvement projects that will provide a benefit to its members and the wider community.

How do the grants work?

Applications open Monday 3 February 2020 and close 4pm Friday 13 March 2020.

These are one-off grants for capital improvements to land or buildings managed by Council which the organisation uses under a lease, licence, or annual/seasonal licence agreement;

Only one application per organisation may be submitted.

Funded projects must be completed between 15 August 2020 and 31 May 2021.

What Grants are available?

Grants of up to $10,000 (excluding GST) are available and Council can fund up of 50% of the total project cost.

For projects involving associated sporting infrastructure, the maximum grant available is $2,500.

Who can apply?

Leisure, sporting and community organisations which are registered as not-for-profit, with a committee of management, or similar, with its own legal identity; and
An organisation that is part of a larger state or national not for profit organisation.

These are one-off grants for capital improvements to land or buildings managed by Council which the organisation uses under a lease, licence, or annual/seasonal licence agreement.

How do I Apply?


Applications open Monday 3 February.

You can preview and download the application form before applications open.

Application Form

For more information please contact the Leisure Contracts and Projects Officer on 9298 8000.

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