Moreton Bay Regional Council COVID-19 - Community response and recovery program
In response to the global pandemic declared by the World Health Organisation and the Public Health Emergency declared by the Queensland Government, Council will provide grants to support community organisations in their endeavours to respond and recover from the impacts of COVID-19.
In addition to the community benefits envisaged, these grants will also aim to provide stimulus to the Moreton Bay Region economy through the engagement of local suppliers and contractors, where appropriate.
Grants to be provided under the COVID-19 Community Response and Recovery Program.
|Grant type||Description||Maximum funding||When to apply|
|COVID-19 Community Infrastructure Revitalisation Grant||Funding for community organisations to undertake facility maintenance and renewal projects.||$50,000||Apply now
Applications close Monday 27 April.
|COVID-19 Community Organisation Hardship and Assistance Grant
|Financial assistance for community organisations experiencing hardship as a result of COVID-19.||$10,000||Apply now|
When can funds be received
Community Infrastructure Revitalisation Grant
Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application 10 business days after the closing date.
Community Organisation Hardship and Assistance Grant
Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application within 10 business days from the date of Council receiving a completed application.
All grant funds will be processed within seven business days of the notification date.
Who can apply
Not for profit community organisations that:
- are based on the Moreton Bay Region and/or can demonstrate that the proposed project will substantially benefit residents of the Moreton Bay Region
- have $20 million public liability insurance if required by Council.
The following are ineligible organisation types:
- For-profit organisations
- Government departments and agencies
- Political groups and
- Unincorporated community groups.
Refer to the relevant guidelines for applicant eligibility requirements.
How to apply
Applications must be made online through SmartyGrants.
You can apply by clicking the "Apply now" button displayed in the table.
Depending on the grant for which you are applying, you may need:
- current Public Liability Certificate
- financial documents
- site plans.
Check the relevant guidelines for further information.