Safer Communities Fund Round 6

The Morrison Government is supporting our local communities as a key priority, providing up to $20 million in funding for early intervention projects and up to $10 million for security infrastructure through the Safer Communities Fund Round Six.

Safer Communities Early Intervention Grant (now open!)

Applications for round six of Safer Communities Early Intervention Grant are now open (closing 22 July 2021).

This grant helps young people at high risk from engaging in criminal or anti-social behaviour build resilience, cultural connections and job readiness skills.

Security Infrastructure Grant 

The Security Infrastructure Grant opens on 15 June 2021 (closing 5 August 2021).

This grant supports community organisations, schools, pre-schools, and local councils with crime prevention and security initiatives such as CCTV, lighting, fencing and bollards.

These grant opportunities deliver on the Government’s commitment to building safer communities through crime prevention initiatives.

We all have the right to feel safe.

For more information on the Safer Communities Fund Round Six: Early Intervention Grant, including eligibility guidelines or to apply, visit or phone 13 28 46.


Saluting their Service Commemorative Grants Program

The program is designed to preserve Australia’s wartime heritage; involve people around the country in a wide range of projects and activities that highlight the service and sacrifice of Australia’s service personnel in wars, conflicts and peace operations; and promote appreciation and understanding of the experiences of service and the roles that those who served have played in shaping the nation.

There are 2 categories of grants available under the program:

  1. Community Grants (STS-CG)
    Grants to a maximum of $10,000 are available for local, community-based projects and activities.
  2. Major Grants (STS-MG)
    Grants between $10,001 and $150,000 are available for major commemorative projects and activities that are significant from a national, state, territory and/or regional perspective.
For more information, including access to the lasted guidelines and information on how to apply, visit the Community Grants Hub.

Applications now open!



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