Our building and planning teams have implemented a new and simple permit application process called Greenlight. The Greenlight Online Permit Manager will allow you to submit and pay for your applications online, receive correspondence by email and monitor the status of your applications from start to finish. To access, please visit our planning or building permit pages or click on the link:
Northern Grampians Shire Greenlight Planning and Building Permits
Northern Grampians Shire Council offers a range of grants and sponsorships for local community groups, organisations and businesses. These are provided to facilitate and encourage projects and initiatives that contribute to a cohesive, inclusive, prosperous, progressive, and diverse community.
The council has committed to the following grant programs for the 2023/24 financial year:
The Community and Arts and Culture Grants are a great way to fund those small but important projects you have been thinking about.
To make sure that you select the most suitable funding stream, please contact the Community Development Team on 03 5358 0512 to discuss your project idea prior to completing an application. We will assist you to select the most suitable funding stream.
Our Community Grants Program supports not-for-profit groups and organisations to provide grassroots projects and programs based on current community needs.
The Community Events Grant Program provides applicants with the opportunity to host local events that; build local capacity, celebrate diversity, encourage local talent and youth participation, and activate our local places and spaces.
The Minor Grants Program provides community groups and organisations with the opportunity to apply for specific one-off activities or projects.
Our Arts and Culture Grant Program is designed to support local projects that involve, promote, strengthen, and celebrate arts and culture.
The Sponsorships and Contributions Program enables community groups and organisations to provide opportunities for growth, progress, sustainability, and participation within the Northern Grampians Shire.
Do you have a project that you don’t have funds for? There are so many grants out there just waiting for applications.Northern Grampians Funding Finder is a grants portal offering free access to more than two billion dollars worth of grant opportunities.
Northern Grampians Shire Council Grants are a fantastic resource for our community and a great way to fund your project however funds are limited and grant focus areas may not be suitable to your needs. These grants may be exactly what you are looking for.