Inner West Council has a range of grants to enable the community to develop projects and programs to address local needs.

Key Dates


Council’s Annual Grants Program has now closed and will reopen mid 2019.

It is expected that all current applicants will be notified by early November.

Grant payments will be made once Funding Agreements have been completed and returned to Council, with funding awarded before the end of December 2018 for projects to be undertaken in the following calendar year, between 1 January and 31 December 2019.

Community Wellbeing Small Grants

Community Wellbeing Small Grants Pilot Program is open until 17 June 2019:

Apply online here


Environment Small Grants

Applications for the Environment Small Grants Program are open each quarter:

  • Winter Round: closed 5pm Monday 16 July 2018
  • Spring Round: opens 9am Thursday 4 October - closes 5pm Monday 5 November 2018
  • Summer Round: opens 9am Thursday 10 January - closes 5pm Monday 11 February 2019
  • Autumn Round: opens 9am Thursday 11 April - closes 5pm Monday 13 May 2019