Grants Program

The Grants Program provides an opportunity for a wide range of organisations and businesses to share in funding for a variety of projects and events within the Colac Otway Shire. 

The following community organisations and businesses may be eligible to apply: 

• Community groups, Progress Associations, Sports and Service clubs 

• Businesses located in Colac Otway Shire

• Event organisers holding an event in the Colac Otway Shire

The 2022-2023 round has closed. Council awarded $311,500 to 84 community organisations, clubs, event organisers and businesses. Click on List of Recipients to view.  

Community Grants e-Newsletters

Subscribe to be notified when the next grant round opens, receive communication from time to time about Council's community grants program and funding opportunities, services, programs, e-newsletters and projects.

Subscribe or update your details for the Economic Development e-newsletters below - tick the appropriate category – Business, Community Grants or Events.