Stronger Communities - Expression of Interest

Expressions of interest for the Stronger Communities Programme are now open and will close on 13 September.

What is the Stronger Communities Programme?

The Stronger Communities Programme provides grants of between $2,500 and $20,000 for small capital projects that improve community participation and contribute to vibrant and viable communities.

There is a total of $150,000 available to Parramatta to fund a maximum of 20 projects. 

Who can apply?

-  Local government agencies

- Incorporated not-for-profits and;

- Trustees acting on behalf of a property trust that are responsible for a community asset


To be eligible for funding an applicant must be a legal entity with an Australian Business Number (ABN).

The project must be located in the Parramatta Federal Electorate.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate matched funding for the project, in cash or in-kind.

To ensure you are eligible, click this link and read through the page including the programme guidelines, fact sheet and sample applications located at the bottom of the page.

Next Steps

Once you have read through the program guidelines to ensure you are eligible, fill in the Expression of Interest form below.

My office will be in touch to gather further information.

If you have any questions please contact my office on 9689 1455 or


Stronger Communities - Expression of Interest