Funding Opportunities

Community Grants

The Council is committed to encouraging community and Council groups in the council area to conduct projects that are of benefit to the community. The Community Grant scheme is a way of empowering communities to apply for funding to progress and improve their local area through planned assistance and equitable distribution of limited funding from council.

The Community Grants Program is offered twice a year around February and September.

Mount Barker District Council invites individuals and community groups and organisations of the district to apply for Community Grants. 

Information regarding the Community Grants Assessment Committee can be found by on the Community Grants Assessment Committee page.

Community Grants Assessment Committee Terms of Reference revised 15 December 2014(197 kb)

 Mount Barker District Councils Strategic Plan 2035

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Community Grants Program 2017/2018 - Round 1

Round 1 is now CLOSED

Supporting initiatives that benefit our community

Mount Barker District Council invites applications for Community Grants Round 1 open in August 2017 and Close Wednesday 27 September 2017

The Guidelines and Application Form document is available from the Local Government Centre, 6 Dutton Road, Mount Barker.

Community Grants Program Criteria 2017(256 kb)

Applications MUST be submitted electronically.

Download your Application HERE:

Community Grants Program Round 1 2017/2018

If you require the application form to be emailed directly to you please call 8391 7238 or email chead@mountbarker.sa.gov.au to request this.

Applications can be submitted by email to council@mountbarker.sa.gov.au or by post: PO Box 54 Mount Barker  SA  5251 or fax 08 8391 7299.

If you require further information, please telephone 8391 7238. 

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ENVIRONMENTAL GRANTS

NOW CLOSED

NEW! This grant round is a new initiative and will be run once a year.

Mount Barker District Council invites applications for Environmental Grants open in August 2017 and Close Wednesday 27 September 2017

The Environmental Grant Scheme intention is to deal effectively and consistently with the large variety of requests for funding that Council receives. Funds are not provided on a recurrent basis and funding success does not guarantee Council contributions in future years.

There are 3 grant Categories:
- School environment programs
-Landowner environment programs
-Works on Public land

The purpose of the Enviro Grants Program is to offer not for profit community, environmental, service groups and associations. Financial assistance that provide benefit the local & regional environment.

The average grant amount is anticipated to be approximately $5000. Larger amounts will be considered but allowance for part funding of your proposal should be addressed within your application.

The Guidelines and Application Form document is available from the Local Government Centre, 6 Dutton Road, Mount Barker.

Environmental Grants Criteria

Applications MUST be submitted electronically.

Download your Application HERE:

Environmental Grants APPLICATION FORM

If you require the application form to be emailed directly to you please call 8391 7238 or email chead@mountbarker.sa.gov.au to request this.

If you have any questions about the Environmental Grants & the Criteria- please contact:

David Cooney
Manager Open Space & Environment
8391 7226
dcooney@mountbarker.sa.gov.au

 

6 Dutton Road, Mount Barker SA 5251
T 8391 7200
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