Healthy and Physical Activity Grants


Brisbane City Council's Healthy and Physical Activity Grants provide funding to local not-for-profit community groups for projects to increase participation in community sport, recreation and physical activity in Brisbane.

Projects that achieve one or more of the following criteria may be eligible for funding:

  • to increase community participation in sporting and recreational activities through innovative programs and activities
  • to increase the community's health through participation in physical activity
  • to support community organisations to develop new sport and recreation opportunities in Brisbane
  • to generate long-term, ongoing participation in physical activity.


Funding amounts range from $5000 to $20,000.

Funding round dates

Applications for this grant will open on 7 November 2016 and close at midnight on 27 February 2017.

Acquittal reports for successful applicants

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

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

If you believe your community group may have an outstanding report from a previous grant funded project, phone Council on 07 3403 8888 and ask to speak to the Grants Unit for advice.

More information

For more information, and before you commence your application, please phone Council on 07 3403 8888 and ask to speak to an Active and Healthy team member. Alternatively, you can read the grant guidelines from the latest round.

27 September 2016