Council funding opportunities
February 27, 2019

The Colac Otway Shire Grants Program 2019-20 provides one-off financial grants to assist in funding projects that benefit the wider community and help in achieving goals and outcomes consistent with Council’s objectives.

All categories require a matching contribution via cash or in-kind from the applicant on a dollar for dollar basis.

A total pool of $311,500 is available from the Colac Otway Shire Grants Program from four funding categories:

Community Grants Program

Community Events & Support Program

Small Grants Program

Building Façade Improvement Program

Information sessions on the Grants Program and for applicants to discuss proposals will take place at:

Apollo Bay
Wed. 13th March, 6pm – 7.00pm  
Marrar Woorn Meeting Room
6 Pengilley Avenue, Apollo Bay

Thu. 14th March, 6pm – 7pm
COPACC Meeting Room
Gellibrand Street, Colac

How to apply

Grant guidelines and online application form will be available at under ‘Apply for a Grant, Colac Otway Shire Grants Program'

Applications open on Friday 1 March 2019 and close on Friday 12 April 2019.

Funding announcements are expected to be made at the end of June.

Please contact Council’s Grants Officer on (03) 5232 9400 for further information.


COSCouncil Enquiries

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