Environment Grants

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Council encourages community groups to submit ideas for projects that contribute towards environmental sustainability. Click here to find out other community grants and funding opportunities.

Check out this video to get inspired and find out about the sorts of projects that the Environment Grants can support:

2020 Environmental Grants

Hobsons Bay’s Community Environment Grants are now open for applications!  Submissions can be made until 5pm on Friday, 13 December 2019.

Council invites eligible community groups and organisations to submit ideas for projects that meet an environmental need in the community and include an educational or capacity building component. Projects that focus on the following environmental priorities are encouraged:

  • address climate change
  • increase water security and sustainable water management
  • value protect and enhance biodiversity
  • reduce waste, promote composting, increase recycling or reduce litter
  • active transport

There are two categories of Environment Grants that can be applied for:

  • General Environmental Grants of up to $2,000, or
  • Environmental Innovation Grants of up to $5,000

To apply, click here https://hobsonsbay.smartygrants.com.au/EnvironmentGrants2020.

To find out more, please contact sustainability@hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au or call (03) 9932 1000.