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Claremont Community Funding

Community Grants

The Claremont Community Funding Program provides financial assistance to groups and individuals who aim to benefit the Town by encouraging social activity, vibrancy, community participation and sustainability within Claremont.

Useful Information

We can assist:

  • Not-for-profits
  • Community groups and services
  • Charitable organisations
  • Social enterprises
  • Individuals

As our community grants are about benefiting the Claremont community, unfortunately we're unable to assist groups or individuals that are:

To apply for a community grant:

  1. Complete the application form found here. An officer will then get back to you on the next steps.

We usually award small grants of up to $5,000 depending on the project and benefits to the community.
We will consider grants above this amount for larger-scale initiatives that demonstrate an ongoing benefit to a significant portion the community.

Our funding program can be competitive. To increase your chances of success, we recommend that you:

  • Demonstrate a clear benefit specifically aimed at the Claremont community
  • Support your application with quotes or receipts from any third-party suppliers
  • Apply in good time - allow up to four weeks between applying and being informed of our decision
  • Contact us if you're unsure whether your initiative meets our criteria

Night-Time Activation Grants

Night-time Activation Grants are now live.

Captivating entertainment, delicious food and drink, and a thriving arts and culture scene! Be a part of the vision for a vibrant nightlife in Claremont.
The Town of Claremont Night-time Activation is a grants program for businesses in Claremont to invigorate, inspire, collaborate, and deliver exciting night-time offerings. All projects that provide social, cultural, and economic benefits to the town after 6pm will be considered.
To register your interest for this exciting grants program please visit this page for further information.

Catio Grant Program

The Town’s new Catio Grant Program supports the building of enclosed areas in backyards for domestic cats, allowing the pets to spend time outside without the risk of harming native wildlife.

The program seeks to promote cat safety and protection of native wildlife by offering residents up to $500 to install a catio.

To apply for a grant, email a completed form to

Catio Grant Application Form
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