KidSport Funding Program

Fund overview

KidSport enables eligible Western Australian children/youth aged 5-18 years to participate in community sport and recreation by offering them financial assistance of up to $300 per financial year towards club registration fees, uniforms and equipment. 

Eligibility criteria

To receive KidSport funding, the child/youth must be:

  • 5–18 years old
  • Registering with a KidSport Club
  • Named on a valid Services Australia Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card.

Funding amount and details

You can apply for a maximum of $300 each financial year, which can be used for club registration fees, uniforms and equipment.

Each voucher code issued will be valid for a period of 90 days. This means that you must submit your code to the club within 90 days from the date you receive your approval email.

Please note: 
  • Retrospective fees are not payable through KidSport.
  • The fees go directly to the registered KidSport clubs participating in the project.

When and how to apply

Applications are accepted all year-round.

The current KidSport voucher round runs from 1 July 2023 to 30 June 2024. Funding available per child resets on 1 July each year.

To apply:

  1. You will require a copy of your concession card* and the name of the KidSport Club
  2. Applications are completed online by the parent or guardian of the child (see link below).
Apply for KidSport

*No concession card? A Special Consideration may help if your family is in financial distress.

Register your club for KidSport

To become a KidSport registered club, visit the KidSport website.

Club eligibility criteria:

  • Clubs will have to meet the definition of sport as their primary activity
  • Clubs must have an ABN
  • Clubs must be either incorporated or a business affiliated with their State Sporting Association.

More information and contacts

For more information or assistance call the City's Club Development Officer on 08 9411 3444 or email [email protected]



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Spearwood 6163

PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965

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Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

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