Grants, donations & sponsorships

grant 735px.jpg Grants program

Council provides funding to the West Torrens' community through various grant programs.


Community Grants

Our Community Grants provide funds to eligible groups and organisations that support the aspirations outlined in Council's 'Towards 2025 Community Plan'. 

Grants include:

  • Community and Environment Grants
  • Equipment Grants.

For  more information about these, contact the Administration Officer,Community Services on 8416 6333


Junior Development Grants

Our Junior Development Grants program is for people aged under 18 years to support the following activities:

  • sport and recreation
  • science and technology
  • history, arts and culture.

Applications are open throughout the year until funding runs out.

When up to three members of the same organisation are attending the same event the maximum grant amount per person is:

  • $100 if activities are held within South Australia
  • $200 if activities are held interstate
  • $500 if activities are held overseas.

When more than three members of an organisation are attending the same event theamount available is to be equally shared between them:

  • $300 if activities are held in South Australia
  • $600 if activities are held interstate
  • $1,500 if activities are held overseas.

For more information about Junior Development Grants, phone 8416 6333 or email


Donations program

Our Donations Program provides support for community organisations and groups working with people in need.

We may also be able to help in cases of urgent need or emergency situations not budgeted by an organisation.


Sponsorship Program

Our Sponsorship Program provides financial support to community organisations and groups for staging events and activities for the benefit of the local community.

Guidelines and application forms

Guidelines for City of West Torrens Grants and Sponsorships pdf (224KB)

Application form - Community and Environment Grants pdf (118KB)

Application form - Equipment Grants pdf (88KB)

Application form - Junior Development Grants pdf (74KB)

Application form - Sponsorship Program pdf (80KB)

Application form - Donations pdf (80KB)


More information

Email the Team Leader Community Development or phone 8416 6333.