Grants & Funding

Barwon Downs Community Centre - construction

Council works with State and Federal Governments to source external funding to support infrastructure development, community leadership, business development, strategic planning and recreational facilities.  Sourcing external grants funding reduces Council’s need to use rates revenue for local projects.

Council works with business to source business assistance funding/grants.

The Australian Government offers support for businesses on grants, services and information to help your business succeed.

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The Victorian Government offers guidance, services and skills you need to successfully start, run and transform your business

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Colac Otway Shire Grants has information on current Grants available.