Community Sport Sector Short-term Survival Package 2.0

The $40 million Community Sport Sector Short-term Survival Package provides grants to support the operational viability of community sport and active recreation organisations impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

This initiative is part of the Victorian Government’s Experience Economy Survival Package providing urgent support to help a range of key attractions, organisations and associations ride out the economic impacts of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and help them reboot, rebound and recover.

What grants are available?

The Community Sport Sector Short-term Survival Package includes $40 million for community sport organisations in two streams:

  • Stream 1 – grants for state sporting associations, regional sports assemblies and academies and other state sport and recreational bodies (open until 5pm Monday 21 September 2020)
  • Stream 2 – grants of up to $2,000 are available for associations and leagues and grants of up to $1,000 are available for individual clubs and community sporting and active recreation organisations. A top-up grant of $1,000 for associations and leagues and $500 for clubs and community sporting and active recreation organisations will be provided automatically to organisations who received a grant through the first funding round of this program – you will not need to re-apply to receive this funding (open until 5pm Friday 16 October 2020)

For more information, or to apply visit the Sport and Recreation Victoria website.