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Community Care Grants


The NSW Ports Community Care Grants Program will deliver one-off payments of up to $10,000 to support local projects, services and initiatives that foster community participation, enhance wellbeing, create opportunities for education or deliver environmental benefits for the communities living in close proximity to our assets at Port Botany, Enfield, Cooks River and Port Kembla.

Expressions of Interest open on Wednesday 7 April 2021 and the deadline for submission is 5pm on Friday 14 May. 

14 May 2021: Expressions of Interest are now CLOSED for the 2021 Program. 

Focus Areas

Projects in the following four impact focus areas will be considered for funding, in line with the Program Guidelines and Program Terms and Conditions. The Expression of Interest Form seeks further details to the questions outlined below, as it relates to the proposed project. 

Expression of Interest

In order to be considered for NSW Ports’ 2021 Community Care Grants Program, you must complete an Expression of Interest by no later than 5pm on Friday 14 May 2021. 

As part of your Expression of Interest, you will be required to:

  • Provide an overview of the proposed project/ service/ initiative* including:
  1. Target beneficiaries – who will benefit and how
  2. Project delivery – how will the project be delivered, by when and details of any key milestones for the project
  3. Required funding – how much are you applying for? Do you require full or partial funding? 
  1. Create measurable opportunities for education, community participation and/or community wellbeing; or
  2. Deliver measurable environmental benefits.

This may include but is not limited to programs that support community development, embracing diversity and/or environmental and sustainability initiatives.

*Please note: Whether the proposed initiative is a project, a service or an initiative, the word "project" is used as an umbrella term covering all initiatives.

Expression of Interest
(14 May 2021: NOW CLOSED)



Key Contact

Queries relating to: Contact Phone Email

Community Care Grants Program

Sarah Downey +61 2 9316 1120 Email