The ClubGRANTS scheme in the Central Coast's Local Government Area is funded by local registered clubs to provide community support through a Local Committee. This Committee is made up of representatives from eligible clubs over the coast, as well as representatives from Department of Family and Community Services (FACS), NSW Council of Social Service (NCOSS) and Central Coast Council, in an advisory role.

Applications for 2018 will open at 9am on Monday 19 March 2018 and will close at midnight on Monday 30 April 2018. All applications, regardless of the amount applied, for are to be submitted online on the official application form. All applications for $10,000 and over will be assessed by the Select Committee and recommendations will be reported to the Full Committee.  If your application is for under $10,000 a report will go straight to the Full Committee for discussion and implementation.

Projects for 2018 must benefit residents of the Central Coast LGA. Please note that while there is no official maximum amount, available funding is limited.

Please refer to the ClubGRANTS website for a copy of the Guidelines and Applicants Guide   Please also refer to the list of ClubGRANTS Priorities for the Central Coast LGA, for additional information for your application.

If you received ClubGRANTS funding in the 2017 round and are applying again in the 2018 round, you must complete a progress report if you haven't yet submitted your final acquittal report. Please contact Council's Grants Officers, details below, to have a link to the progress report emailed to you.

Successful applicants must complete a ClubGRANTS Final Report no later than 12 months after they receive their grant. You will be sent a link to a template if you’re successful.

If your organisation received funding from ClubGRANTS in the 2017 round, your funding report form must be submitted by 31 August 2018. Applicants receiving ClubGRANTS funds in 2018 must complete their funding report forms by 31 August 2019.

Your report must be sent to the committee, via the link supplied, not to the club(s) that funded your project. Grants officers will forward the reports to the relevant clubs after recording that they have been received.

Contact Council’s Grants Officer Kay Matthews on (02) 4350 5383 or Tuesday & Thursday each week, or Mikell Borg on (02) 4325 8850 or, for more information.