General Grants

General Grant funding is part of the Shire’s Community Grants program initiative. The grant is available up to $5,000 ex GST to provide direct financial assistance for registered not-for-profit organisations and incorporated community groups for initiatives relevant to the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale community.

All grant applications should align with the following principles

  • Promote a sense of community and inclusion across the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale.
  • Help residents be healthy, active and engaged in community life.
  • Encourage the development of locally led and delivered projects and activities.
  • Celebrate diversity and cultural heritage.
  • Support projects that are in line with Shire plans and objectives.
  • Are innovative and of a high quality. 

The General Grant rounds are open four times a year February, April, July and October. The funding round closes on the last day of that month.

All funded applications must be completed and acquitted within 6 months of being advised they were successful

Prior to completing your Application Form, please read the Guidelines at the end of the form and contact the Community Development on 08 9526 1111 to discuss your project / idea.

For more information please see the below documents:

Community Grants Application Form and Guidelines

Council Policy – Community Grants