Notice - An Extraordinary Council Meeting will be held in Council Chambers commencing at 6pm Wednesday 28 October 2020 instead of the regular time of 6:30pm.



Cumberland Community Grants

If you have an idea to develop a vibrant, sustainable and inclusive Cumberland community, apply for a Cumberland Community Grant.

Cumberland City's Community Grants Program

Cumberland City Council’s Community Grants Program provides grants to local not-for-profit organisations and individuals. Their projects must aim to develop a more vibrant, sustainable and inclusive Cumberland community.

The Cumberland Community Grants program is currently closed. 

The next round of Council’s Community Grants Program will open in late January 2021 and will provide small grants to support community organisations to respond to local community needs relating to COVID-19.

Cumberland Grants Bulletin

You can also sign up online to the monthly Cumberland City Council Grants Bulletin to receive emails about grant opportunities.

Useful resources

Resources to Assist with Writing a Grant Application

If you are planning to apply for a grant, we highly recommend you review these resources.

Checklists and Templates


For further information, please contact Cumberland City Council’s Grants Team on 02 8757 9800 or 02 8757 9276 or email