Major Capital Works Grant

About the Major Capital Works grant

The Major Capital Works Grant (MCWG) is to support incorporated not-for-profit organisation/associations (sporting clubs) to plan and implement projects to develop, modify, upgrade, or extend sporting, recreation and community facilities.

Who is eligible?

The MCWG will only be available to incorporated and not-for-profit sport or recreation clubs that are:
  • Are based or operating within the City of Cockburn
  • Under lease or seasonal license on Council owned property
  • Servicing a significant number of local residents.

How much funding is available?

The maximum grant available through the MCWG is $50,000 per project however; Council’s contribution towards Major Capital Works projects will not exceed 50% of the total project cost.
It is important to note that contributions of voluntary labour and donated materials (in-kind contributions) can be recognised as a component of the applicant’s contribution towards projects in this category. Contributions of voluntary labour and donated materials are discussed later in this guide.

How do I apply?

If you are interested in applying, please contact the Recreation Services Department for assistance in determining whether the project you are seeking support for is eligible for funding. 

Applications open 1 November 2018 and will close 15 February 2019.

More information and contact

For more information about the Major Capital Works Grant see the guidelines below or contact the Club Development Officer on 08 9411 3444 or email

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