KidSport enables eligible Western Australian children aged 5-18 years to participate in community sport and recreation by offering them financial assistance of up to $150 per calendar year towards their club registration fees only. The fees go directly to the registered KidSport clubs participating in the project.
Eligibility for KidSport funding
To receive KidSport funding, applicants must meet the following criteria
- Aged 5–18 years.
- Applicant must be named on a valid Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, with individual card number clearly displayed on the uploaded card.
- Registration must be for a KidSport approved club.
Find a KidSport club
To find a KidSport registered club, visit Find a Club
Parents can now Apply Online - for Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card holders only.
From 1 January 2018, all vouchers codes will have a 90-day expiry.
What this means, is that from the date you receive your approval email you will have 90 days to provide your code to the club.
Retrospective fees are not payable through KidSport.
For information on the KidSport Financial Exceptions
If you would like help with your application, contact our Club Development Officer 08 9411 3444 or visit:
City of Cockburn,
9 Coleville Crescent
Spearwood, WA 6163
To become a KidSport registered club, visit the KidSport website
Key changes to club eligibility criteria will be introduced in 2018:
- 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 on the KidSport program, please contact the Club Development Officer on 08 9411 3444 or at KidSport@cockburn.wa.gov.au