Community Funding

Community Leadership Grant

The City of Albany aims to assist outstanding community leaders achieve excellence in their chosen field by providing funding to access competitions or high level professional development opportunities.

This is a small grant program with funding limited up to $500 for individuals and $1000 for groups. Applications will be assessed according to specific criteria, and if successful, require a grant acquittal upon completion.

Applicants must discuss their application with the Club Development Officer before submitting an application. Please contact Judith Want on (08) 6820 3451 or by email: 

Community Sporting and Recreation Facilities Fund (CSRFF) and 'The Club Night Lights Program'.

The purpose of the program is to provide financial assistance to community groups and local government authorities to develop basis infrastructure for Sport and Recreation.

The program aims to increase participation in Sport and Recreation, with an emphasis on physical activity, through rational development of sustainable, good quality, well-designed and well utilised facilities.

CSRFF Annual / Forward Planning Grant Round:

  • Projects over $300,000
  • Opens: 1st June 2021. Closes: 30th September 2021

CSRFF Small Grant Round:

  • Projects from $2,500 to $300,000
  • Opens: 1st July 2021. Closes: 27th August 2021

'New' Club Night Lights Program:

  • Projects up to $3 million (maximum grant amount being $1 million)
  • New grant round to fund lighting upgrade projects!
  • Opens: 1st June 2021. Closes 30th September 2021

To discuss your project and for further details please contact Judith Want Club Development Officer on (08) 6820 3451 or 

For further information please visit: Community Sporting and Recreation Facilities Fund or Club Night Lights Program

Further Community Funding Information

Please visit these websites for further information: Grants Directory and Lottery West Grants