Major Capital Works Grant (Sporting Clubs)

Grant overview

The Major Capital Works Grant 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.

Eligibility criteria

The Major Capital Works Grant 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 or managed property, or under a substantive lease with the State Government on land owned or managed by an authorised government department.
  • Servicing a significant number of local residents.

Grant amount and details

The maximum grant available is $50,000 per project however; the City'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. 

When and how to apply

Submissions are now being accepted. Submissions close at midnight 3 May 2024.

To apply:
  1. Contact the City's Club Development Offficer to determine if whether the project you are seeking support for is eligible for funding
  2. Submit your application using the link below.
Apply for Major Capital Works Grant (Sporting Clubs)

More information and contact

For more information or to apply, please contact the Club Development Officer on 08 9411 3444 or email [email protected].



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Spearwood 6163

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Western Australia, 6965

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