Environment and sustainability grants

Brisbane City Council's Lord Mayor's Community Sustainability and Environmental Grants program provides funding to groups and individuals across Brisbane to carry out projects that improve Brisbane's natural environment and sustainability.

Grant recipient profiles

Council profiles previous grant recipients so that you can learn valuable tips to help you apply for a grant, as well as find out how grant funding has helped recipients achieve their goals. Our current profiles feature recipients of Environment and Sustainability Grants. Read the profiles

Grants currently open

There are no grants currently open for application.

Grants currently closed

The following grants are currently closed for application.

""Cultivating Community Gardens Grants

Council's Cultivating Community Gardens Grants aim to enhance Brisbane's sustainability and liveability by providing funding to local non-profit community groups and organisations to establish, develop and maintain community gardens on Council-owned and other land.

Closed: Monday 27 August

""Native Wildlife Carers Grants

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

Closed: Monday 27 August

""Environmental Grants

The Environmental Grants provide funding to community-based groups and non-profit organisations to undertake environmental initiatives that address local or citywide community environmental issues. 

Closed: Monday 10 December 

""Sustainability Grants

Sustainability Grants provide assistance to non-profit organisations to undertake actions to support the reduction of energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions of their facilities. 

Closed: Monday 10 December

Register your details

If you would like to be notified of opening dates of the next grant rounds, you can register your contact details online with My Community Directory. Click on the 'join for free' button and follow the prompts. Council will access this data to email community organisations when appropriate grant programs open for application.

More information

For more information,  phone Council on 07 3403 8888 to enquire about these grant programs.