Quick Response

Quick Response Grants support community events, activities, and programs which require small amounts of funds to achieve their aims. Activities supported will enhance the quality of life of residents, provide community capacity building and /or protect and enhance the natural and built qualities of the city.

Our Grants are highly competitive and the Quick Response Grants are open year round. Round one of this funding stream has closed and is currently under assessment. Round 2 applications are now open will close for assessment on 30 August 2021.

In order to submit an eligible and competitive application please read the following documents prior to submission:

Not sure which funding is right for you?

If you require assistance please email grants@ncc.nsw.gov.au or call 02 4974 2000 and you will be put in contact with a staff member who can help with your enquiry.

Apply today for Quick Response Funding by 4pm 30 August 2021.

Quick Response summarised

  • To support Community Events, Activities, and programs which require financial support to achieve their aims.  
  • To support Activities that will enhance the quality of life of residents, provide community capacity building and protect and enhance the natural built qualities of the city.   
  • ANNUAL PRIORITY: Activities that expose local stories, enhance community connections, and increase knowledge and understanding. 

Round opens: 3 May 2021 at 9am (AEST) 

Round Closes: 31 May 2021 at 4pm (AEST) 

$1,000 - $4,000 (ex GST) 

$100,000 (ex GST)

  • Legally constituted not-for-profit organisations  
  • Businesses   
  • Individuals

Emergency support, capacity building Activities, Community Events, purchase of minor equipment, training/upskilling.

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