Council Enabling Grant | 2022-2023 program now closed


2022-2023 Enabling Grants have been awarded.

The Enabling Grants program provides ‘one off’ financial assistance to community groups operating in the Corangamite Shire to develop ‘shovel-ready’ projects which are properly planned and costed, and for which project funding can then be sought.

What types of things are funded through the Enabling Grants?

Funding may be used for business case preparation, scoping, community consultation, design, plans, drawings, costings, permits, approvals or engagement of professional grant-writing or other assistance. The annual funding pool will provide for a minimum of three funded projects per year. 

How do I apply?

Applications for the 2022-2023 funding rounds closed 11.59pm, Monday 23 May.

Important Information:

  • Funding is not available to individuals
  • Funding of up to $5,000 is available to community groups in Corangamite Shire

For further enquiries, please contact the Shire on 03 5593 7100 or email

Guidelines(PDF, 169KB)