Partnership Agreements

The purpose of the Partnership Agreement is to support the operating capacity of not-for-profit community groups and organisations to deliver activities, programs and services to the local community over a five-year agreement term.  

This grant category will support both existing community groups and organisations as well as the establishment of partnership agreements with new, grass roots groups and organisations.  


  • Contribute to capacity of community groups and organisations. 
  • Contribute to life-long learning. 
  • Celebrate and encourage cultural diversity and social inclusion. 
  • Contribute to capacity and support wellbeing of young people. 
  • Enhance community identity and sense of belonging.  
  • Promote an active and healthy lifestyle. 
  • Grow and develop an age friendly community. 
  • Facilitate the emotional and social development of children. 
  • Contribute the Shire’s ongoing aspiration to become the most accessible and inclusive community in regional Western Australia. 
  • Encourage conservation and appreciation of our natural resources. 
  • Encourage the establishment of community led and managed community gardens. 
  • Contribute to community resilience. 

Funding available   

Applications are now closed and will open again in 2023.

The total funding pool is $200,000. 

How to apply

  1. Read theapplication guidelines.
  2. Discuss your project with a member of the Community Development Team and request an application form link.

For any grant submission queries please contact the Community Development Team