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Grants Policy

Policy Aim

  • To provide a broad framework which will guide the provision of consistent grant administration and assessment processes across Council.
  • To ensure that the administration and assessment of all Council grant programs are transparent, equitable, inclusive and understood by the community.
  • To articulate Council’s definition of a grant and outline the various grants programs offered.
  • To identify acquittal and evaluation requirements to ensure Council and funding recipients remain appropriately accountable.

Policy Overview

Maroondah City Council is committed to working in partnership with the community to encourage, develop, support and sustain a wide range of local quality recreational, cultural, social and community support and business group initiatives that make a positive contribution to the Maroondah community and strengthen the development of strong local communities. Each financial year, Council makes funds available under its Grant Funding Program to support these partnerships.

Policy Statement

Maroondah City Council provides financial assistance to individuals, community groups and not for profit organisations to support the provision of programs and services which respond to identified community need, contribute to the building of stronger communities and are in accordance with Council’s Strategic Objectives.

Grants Policy 

Grants Policy  (pdf, 155KB)

Grants Policy  (docx, 70KB)

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