Grant Funding

Community Budget Submissions 2020

Local community groups and organisations are eligible to apply for activities and projects that benefit the community. The aim of the Shire Community Budget Submissions is to strengthen and celebrate the diverse communities within the Shire of Harvey. Each submission is considered on its own merits.

Community Budget Submissions are now open. Applications close Tuesday, 31 March 2020 at 3pm.

2020-2021 Community Budget Submissions Guidelines

2020-2021 Community Budget Submissions Application Pack

2019-2020 Community Budget Submissions Aquittal Form


Coastal Communities Fund 2020

With input from the Community Reference Group and as a result of the construction of the Southern Seawater Desalination Plant, the Shire of Harvey has entered into an agreement with the Water Corporation to develop a Coastal Communities Fund. The funding is to be used for projects that will have ongoing benefits to the communities of Binningup and Myalup.

Local community groups and organisations are eligible to apply for activities and projects that benefit the community.

Coastal Communities Fund applications are now open. Applications close Tuesday, 31 March 2020 at 3pm.

2020-2021 Coastal Communities Fund Guidelines

2020-2021 Coastal Communities Fund Application Form

2019-2020 Coastal Communities Fund Acquittal Form


Alcoa Harvey Sustainability Fund 2020

Community organisations whose initiatives, processes and activities that contribute to the Shire of Harvey, with a focus on the towns between and including Harvey, Cookemup, Yarloop, Myalup and Binningup, whose activities and purposes are of enduring benefit to the local community.

To be eligible for funding, groups must be incorporated under the Associations Incorporations Act or be endorsed by an incorporated organisation

Alcoa Harvey Sustainability Fund applications are now open. Applications close Tuesday, 24 March 2020 at 3pm.

2020-2021 Alcoa Harvey Sustainability Fund Guidelines

2020-2021 Alcoa Harvey Sustainability Fund Application Form

2019-2020 Alcoa Harvey Sustainability Acquittal Form


Grant Funding

Grant funding can be a great way for communities to build their capacity and fund worthy projects.  There is a wide range of funding opportunities available to support new and established groups, both via the Shire of Harvey Community Budget Submissions and a large number of funding bodies within and outside the community.

The Organisation Template will assist community groups to have all the relevant administrative organisation information at their fingertips. This handy document will save time when applying for funding/grants as all relevant information that can be consistently required is all in the one document.

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Grants Directory

The Department of Local Government has a grants directory which contains programs provided by the West Australian Government as well as private sector organisations.

The Directory’s primary objective is to keep local governments and communities of regional and metropolitan Western Australia informed of a wide range of available funding programs for worthwhile activities, projects and events.  For further information on the 2018 Grants Directory: http://www.dlgc.wa.gov.au/GrantsFunding/Pages/Grants-and-Funding.aspx