Native Wildlife Carers Grants


Brisbane City Council's Native Wildlife Carers Grants provide financial assistance to groups and individuals involved in rehabilitating and releasing orphaned, sick and injured native wildlife originating from within the Brisbane City Council area.


Funding amounts range from $500 to $5000.

Funding round dates

Applications for this grant are closed.

How to apply

For more information about the Native Wildlife Carers Grants, including how to apply, read the guidelines


An applicant should be an incorporated not-for-profit organisation or a registered native wildlife carer individual or organisation.

An unincorporated not-for-profit organisation or community group may also apply, auspiced by an incorporated not-for-profit organisation able to accept legal and financial responsibility for the applicant's project.

Applicants must not have any overdue Council grant acquittals, or outstanding debts with Council.

Acquittal reports for successful applicants

If your application is successful you will be required to complete your project and submit an online acquittal form within 12 months of the grant approval notification.

Grant recipients with overdue acquittal reports are not eligible to apply for further grants.

If you believe your organisation may have an outstanding acquittal report from a project, phone Council on 07 3403 8888.

More information

For more information, and before you commence your application.

  • phone Council on 07 3403 8888 to enquire about this grant program.

You can also contact Council via:

Last updated: 15 August 2023

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