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The Office of Sport assists the people of NSW participate in sport and active recreation. The Program aims to increase regular and on-going participation opportunities in sport and active recreation. There are four project types within the Program:

  1. Sport Development
  2. Community Sport Events
  3. Sport Access
  4. Facility Development.

The overall objectives of the Program are to:

  • Increase regular and on-going participation in sport or structured physical activity.
  • Address barriers to participation in sport or structured physical activity.
  • Assist sport clubs provide quality service to their members.

Your project must address at least one of these objectives.

Funding is available for projects throughout NSW. $50,000 has been allocated for successful projects within each NSW electorate. Applicant must identify the electorate where the project will occur. The maximum amounts available are:

  • Sport Development - $2,000
  • Community Sport Events - $5,000
  • Sport Access - $5,000
  • Facility Development - $20,000.

Who is eligible to apply:

  • Incorporated, not-for-profit grassroots sport clubs.
  • Applications from Licenced Sporting Clubs may be considered providing the project directly benefits the sport and not the licenced premises.
  • Applications may be considered from Sport Clubs associated with a school, church or university providing they are an incorporated not for profit club in their own right.
  • Applications from approved Active Kids providers that are not-for-profit may be considered providing the project directly benefits the delivery of the Active Kids program.

Applications close: 24 August 2018.

More information and application

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