Financial Assistance for Community Groups

Ballina Shire Council provides donations each year to local community groups. The programs are:

  • Community Donations - Financial Assistance
  • Capital Works Assistance for Sporting Groups

For policy guidelines and application forms see below:

Enquiries: Jay Ellis, Administration Officer, Ph 1300 864 444.

Enquiries: Cheyne Willebrands, Manager Open Spaces and Resource Recovery, Ph 1300 864 444.


Application forms for the 2018/19 funding are available on Council's website (search 'council forms')  or click on the links above.

These forms must be completed in order to be eligible for consideration.

  • Applications close: TBA


Other policies where assistance may be sought through Council are:

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