All potential applicants are encouraged to regularly review the frequently asked questions to ensure that their application addresses the relevant requirements.
Also, check out five steps to writing a grant application.
Statement by supplier
Download ATO Statement by a supplier form (PDF).
See information about this form on the Australian Taxation Office website.
Each year the Office of Sport provides millions in government grants to nurture sporting talent, help build sports facilities and develop the industry as a whole.
All grants close at 5pm.
|NSW ATP Cup Tennis Legacy Fund||Applications closed: 3 May 2021|
|Local Sport Defibrillator Program||Applications closed: 12 April 2021|
|Her Sport Her Way Grant Program||Applications closed: 12 April 2021|
|2022 UCI Road World Cycling Championships – Legacy Partnership Program||Applications closed: 22 March 2021|
|Surf Club Facility Program||Applications closed: 3 March 2021|
|Greater Cities Sport Facility Fund||Applications closed: 26 February 2021|
|Regional Sport Facility Fund||Applications closed: 26 February 2021|
|COVID-19 Cross Border Sport Fund||Applications closed: 15 December 2020|
|Local Sport Grant Program||Applications closed: 7 October 2020|
|NSW ICC T20 World Cup 2020 Legacy Fund||Applications closed: 24 August 2020|
|Community Sport Recovery Package||Applications closed: 31 July 2020|
|Mental Health Sports Fund||Applications closed: 16 December 2019|
Sport Development Program reporting changes due to COVID-19
Under current Sport Development Program guidelines, State Sporting Organisations receiving $30,000 and over require the completion a Certification Statement by an independent auditor (a person who is independent of the grant recipient organisation and is a member of CPA Australia, the Institute of Chartered Accountants or the National Institute of Accountants).
Due to the effects and financial stress COVID-19 is placing on all sports, State Sporting Organisations who receive $30,000 and over from the Sport Development Program now only need to submit a Statement of Financials. These Financial Statements will need to be signed off by the CEO and Financial Director, instead of an audit by an independent.
Grants that have now closed:
- Greater Sydney Sports Facility Fund
- Safe Shooting Program
- Sport Development Grant Program
- Regional Sports Infrastructure Fund
- NSW Asian Cup 2015 Legacy Fund
Other grant programs and resources
Key grant programs and resources that support sport and recreation administered outside of the Office of Sport are detailed below.
Should you require information about these projects, please contact the relevant organisation administering the fund via the links:
- Sport Development Program
- ClubGRANTS Category 3 Fund
- Community Building Partnership Program
- Community Development Grants Program
- Stronger Communities Program
- Funding opportunities for community groups
- Sport NSW
- Community Builders
- My Community Project
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