Brisbane Lord Mayor's Suburban Initiative Fund

Application Date: 
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 2:30pm to Friday, June 15, 2018 - 5:00pm
$250 to $10,000

This program seeks to support community projects that build stronger communities in Brisbane.

Each council ward is allocated $55,000 for community projects undertaken within that ward, including community projects involving multiple wards. Please visit program website for the list of council wards open for funding.

Funding between $250 and $10,000 (GST exclusive) is available per organisation. Maximum funding for councillors is $10,000 per project.

Eligible applicants include:
- Not-for-profit community organisations
- Councillors

Eligible projects include projects such as:

  • community events including Australia Day ceremonies, fetes and those events that charge an entry fee, for example a fundraiser with a cover charge and festivals with a site entry fee
  • equipment hired for the purpose of a community event
  • community facility improvements and equipment
  • funding towards community sporting organisations equipment and activities within the Ward.