Community Action Grants - Open Now

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The applications for the Hindmarsh Shire Community Action Grants Round Two are NOW OPEN and will close on Friday 10 February at 5:00pm.

The Community Action Grants Program was established in 2013 to support communities with funds to provide services, self-help and assist with community development, social action and connectedness. Council has allocated $20,000 towards the 2022/2023 Community Action Grants Program which is categorised into three key areas:

  • Community Assistance – up to $1,000
  • Events Sponsorship – up to $500
  • Small Equipment – up to $1,00o

Before you apply, please read the Community Action Grants Guidelines:



Please note, before you start completing your online application, ensure you have all required information and documents as outlined below:

  • A Risk Management Plan (if applying for Event Sponsorship)
  • Any quotes/information the funds may be used for

Please note as you make your way through your online application you can save your progress at any time to continue/finish later. 

Click below to begin your online application:


Documents for downloading below:
Community Action Grants Application Form(DOCX, 47KB)
Risk Management Plan(PDF, 106KB)


All hard copy applications and supporting documents can be submitted to the Community Development Team via the following methods:


If you require any further assistance with your application, please contact Georgia Gelligen Community Development and Youth Officer on 03 5391 4444 or via email to