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All potential applicants are encouraged to regularly review the frequently asked questions to ensure that their application addresses the relevant requirements.

Also, check out five steps to writing a grant application.

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Statement by supplier

Download ATO Statement by a supplier form (PDF).

See information about this form on the Australian Taxation Office website.

Each year the Office of Sport provides millions in government grants to nurture sporting talent, help build sports facilities and develop the industry as a whole.

Grants available

Open grants

Greater Sydney Sports Facility Fund Applications open: 1 June 2018
Applications close: 31 August 2018
Local Sport Grant Program Applications open: 28 June 2018
Applications close: 24 August 2018
Local Sport Defibrillator Program Applications open: 16 July 2018
Applications close: 14 September 2018

Closed grants

NSW ICC World T20 2020 Cricket Legacy Fund Applications closed: 20 July 2018
Regional Sports Infrastructure Fund Applications closed: 4 May 2018
NSW Asian Cup 2015 Legacy Fund Applications closed: 2 March 2018
Safe Shooting Program Applications closed: 13 October 2017
Sport Development Grant Program Applications closed: 6 October 2017
Surf Club Facility Program Applications closed.

Other grant programs

Key grant programs that support sport and recreation projects include:

Information on a range of grants available for sport and recreation projects can be found on the Community Builders website, designed to help people from the community, government and business find and develop solutions to issues within their communities.

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