Community Grants

Community Grants and Major Events Sponsorship

There are two funding programs: the Community Grants Program and Major Events Sponsorship Program.

These are offered in two rounds per financial year:

Round One August 1 to August 31

Round Two February 1 to March 1

Mount Isa City Council is pleased to announce that Round 2 of its community funding program will open from February 1 and closes on March 1, 2022.  Applications should be received in full within these dates, with a decision to be made by the elected officials of Council.

There are two programs of assistance available from Council:

·         Community Grants Program (up to $5,000)

·         Major Events Sponsorship Program

Local community groups and organisations with eligible projects or events which make positive contributions to the quality of life in the local government area of Mount Isa city are encouraged to apply for funding assistance.

Applications must be lodged with Council by 5:00pm on the closing date of each round. Late applications will not be accepted.

Application Documents

Post:   Funding Application
             Chief Executive Officer
             Mount Isa City Council
             PO Box 815
             MOUNT ISA QLD 4825

Fax:     (07) 4747 3209
            (Attention: CEO)

Email:  city@mountisa.qld.gov.au
             Subject heading: Community Grants and Sponsorship Funding Application

Submissions will be collated by the Director of Corporate and Financial Services, with decisions on funding success (and amounts) made at the meetings of the Mount Isa City Council

In-Kind Sponsorship

Local non-profit and sporting organisations that wish to host events or projects which make a positive contribution to the community can apply for resources and services from Council up to a maximum value of $1,000.

Application Documents

Completed applications can be handed in to customer service at 23 West Street or emailed to city@mountisa.qld.gov.au

Waste Service Charge Donation

Not-for-profit community, sporting groups or not-for-profit early or primary educational facilities may apply for a donation to cover up to 100% of the costs of the Waste Service Charge only, which is applicable to all commercial services provided by Council, and paid for, on Rates Notices.

Completed applications can be handed in to Customer Service at 23 West Street or emailed to city@mountisa.qld.gov.au