Grants, sponsorships and awards

We provide a range of financial assistance programs to support community groups and organisations who add social, economic or environmental benefits to our City.

Community funding program

Not-for-profit organisations can receive up to $5000 for community events.


Organisations can receive sponsorship funding

Donations and financial assistance

Groups, teams and community event organisers may be eligible

Australia Day Awards

The Awards are open to individuals and groups based in Lake Macquarie City

Lake Macquarie Sports Awards

Nominate people who excel in sports performance or administration

Local heritage fund

Grants of up to $2000 to carry out restoration works on heritage items

Environmental sustainability grants

Supporting community-initiated projects

Environmental research grants

Supporting environmental management of Lake Macquarie City

Page last updated: 24 October 2015