Grants and funding

Financial assistance is often available to support natural resource management (NRM) activities across the Northern and Yorke region. This may be through the community grants programs or through project-based incentives.

Northern and Yorke NRM Board community grants

Maximum grants for individual projects:

  • Local government – $20,000 (reasonable in-kind contribution must be included in local government applications)
  • Community, Landcare, Education (e.g. schools / kindergartens) and Farming groups - $10,000

All projects need to be meet at least one of the regional management action targets in the Board’s business plan.

View successful grants from previous years: 2013-2015 Community Grants Overview

Applications for the current round of community grants closed on the 31st of March 2017 at 5pm. Assessment has now been completed and applicants have been notified of the outcome of their applications.

Bite Size Grants

These grants are designed to increase awareness and positive action for groups in NRM and sustainability in project areas such as garden development, weed control, revegetation etc. Potential projects may fund training events, purchase of resources, contracting services or development of educational materials.

Applications for Bite Size Grants are now closed.

Other funding opportunities