Black Summer Bushfire Recovery Grants

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26 August 2021

Purpose: The Black Summer Bushfire Recover Grants program is part of the National Bushfire Recovery Fund. Grants will be available for community organisations, businesses and councils in Local Government Areas that were disaster-declared as a result of the 2019-20 bushfires. The total fund is approximately $280 million and will be given over three years from 2021–22 to 2023–24.

To be eligible your project must:

  • be aimed at supporting community recovery or resilience from the 2019–20 bushfires
  • include eligible activities consistent with project activities listed in the grant opportunity guidelines

Funding Available: Grants from $20,000 to $10million

Opening and Closing Dates: Applications opened 22 July 2021 and now close on 6 October 2021.

How to Apply:  For more information and the link to the grant guidelines can be found HERE.