Community Support Funding Program

The Community Support Funding Program offers financial assistance to:

  • community groups facing financial hardships
  • providers of affordable housing in Brisbane.

Successful community groups and service providers are credited a percentage of their annual general rates paid in the previous financial year.

Funding available

Funding amounts vary according to general rates notice.

Funding round dates

Applications for the next round of this program will open on Monday 8 July and will close on Monday 19 August.


An applicant should:

  • operate as a registered service with the Department of Housing and Public Works
  • be based within the Brisbane Local Government Area (LGA)
  • have been operating as a registered service since 1 July 2017
  • have paid General Rates to Brisbane City Council in the previous financial year.

How to apply

Please read the grant guidelines prior to preparing your application.

All applications are submitted online. The online application system allows you to save, develop and print out applications before you submit them. Select the application form link which relates to your organisation:

More information

If you need further information about this grant, phone Council on 07 3403 8888 and ask to speak with the Grants Unit.


Last updated:7 May 2019