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Community Grants Program


Applications are now invited from recognised community organisations requesting financial assistance from July 2020 to June 2021. 

The Community Grants Program reflects Council’s commitment to encouraging and assisting in the provision of community based programs which support and enhance the wellbeing of Lane Cove residents and the community.

Council will allocate its limited funds on the basis of community needs and program impact.

These needs will be assessed using Council’s Strategic Planning documents including Council’s Cultural Plan and Community Strategic Plan.

The program is now open.

Applications close on Monday 16 March 2020.

For further information please call Susan Heyne, Manager – Community Services on 9911 3592 or email 

Volunteer Grants


Federal Member for North Sydney, Trent Zimmerman, invites organisations to submit an expression of interest for a Volunteer Grant.

Volunteer Grants are part of the Australian Government's commitment to assist volunteers and encourage volunteering. Grants of between $1,000 and $5,000 are available to help community organisations to support the effort of volunteers.

The grants can be used to buy small equipment for volunteers or for the reimbursement of volunteers' fuel, transport and training costs.

If you are interested in being nominated for a Volunteer Grant, please complete the Expression of Interest Form and return to Melina Rohan ( by Friday 7 February 2020.

If you meet the eligibility criteria and your project is selected, you will be sent a link and invited to apply.

For further information about the grants, please visit the Community Grants website or contact Trent Zimmerman's office on (02) 9929 9822.