Please read the Emergency Sporting Equipment Grant Program 2022-23 Guidelines to check your eligibility for a grant through this program.
You can access the guidelines above.
Before you apply for this grant, you must obtain:
- a police report for all incidents involving theft or criminal damage
- quote/s which correspond to the equipment requested for funding
- evidence of the incident and the equipment that has been lost or destroyed
Grants of up to $2,000 are available towards the replacement cost of lost or damaged equipment that is owned by the applicant organisation.
Applications can be submitted at any time between 1 June 2022 and 31 May 2023.
Applications must be submitted within six months from the date of the loss of equipment. Applications submitted more than six months after the loss, will not be considered unless there are special circumstances for the delay.
Submitted applications will be assessed over five periods:
Assessment period 1
Applications submitted: 1 June 2022 – 31 August 2022
Notification of outcome: October 2022
Assessment period 2
Applications submitted: 1 September 2022 – 31 October 2022
Notification of outcome: December 2022
Assessment period 3
Applications submitted: 1 November 2022 – 31 December 2022
Notification of outcome: February 2023
Assessment period 4
Applications submitted: 1 January 2023- 28 February 2023
Notification of outcome: April 2023
Assessment period 5
Applications submitted: 1 March 2023 - 31 May 2023
Notification of outcome: June 2023
Step 1: Check your eligibility
Check the Eligibility section (section 2) of the application guidelines to identify if your organisation is eligible for funding
Step 2: Apply using the Department’s Grants Portal
Ensure you have all required information and documents as outlined in the Supporting Documentation section (section 5) of the Program Guidelines.
Click Start a new application to commence your application through the Department’s Grants Portal.
You will need to set-up an email login to proceed with your application.
Program area and assistance
For preliminary information on this grant program:
Phone Sport and Recreation Call Centre - 1800 325 206
Open weekdays between 9am – 5pm (except public holidays)
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Feedback for unsuccessful applicants
If an applicant considers that their application has been incorrectly assessed, you have the opportunity to lodge a request for review. Please email email@example.com and include your application reference number to have your application reviewed.