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Purpose of funds

Funds are allocated only for the purposes of the project as described in the application and must not be used for any other purpose or transferred or assigned to any other party without prior written approval by the City. Funds will be disbursed according to the conditions of each grant funding category.

Period of funding and extensions

Projects and funding will be expected to be expended within one year of approval or a written request for an extension and carry-over of funds must be made to, and approved by the City at least twelve weeks prior to the end of each financial year.

Other funding sources

Applicants are encouraged to seek additional funding from other sources. A list of agencies providing other funding opportunities is available from the Department of Local Government and Communities Grants Directory.