Community Support

Community Support

The City’s Community Development team works with individuals, groups, non-profit organisations, service providers and government agencies to assist in fulfilling community needs and aspirations.

The team can help connect you with local groups, organisations and service providers to identify sources of funding for a community project or event. Contact the Community Development Support Officer on 9394 5642 or for assistance with your enquiry.

Financial Assistance Program

The City is committed to assisting individuals, groups and organisations which provide services and support to residents of the City of Armadale.

The City will consider requests for financial assistance in the form of a:​


  •  Donation
  •  Community Grant
  •  Annual Contribution

Details of the policy are available here.


The City of Armadale offers support to community organisations, groups and individuals through various avenues.

Sporting, Recreation and Development Donations

 Individuals who have been selected to represent the State or Nation in an interstate or overseas competition in a sport, recreational, educational or arts activity are eligible for one donation per financial year.

General Donation

Armadale community groups are invited to apply for a donation to support one-off projects that benefit the local community.

If you would like to know if you are eligible for a donation, contact the Community Development Team on 9394 5000.


Community Grants Round 1, 2018 - 2019

Opening: 3 September
Closing:  1 October

Please be advised that round 1 has now closed and round 2 will be announced later in 2018.

Community groups can apply for grants up to $2,000 for projects that benefit the local community.

To be eligible to apply, community groups are required to discuss their project with a member of the Community Services team prior to submitting their application.

To register your interest in applying, please email or call 9394 5000 by Friday 24 September 2018 to allow sufficient time to discuss your project before the closing date.

Download a copy of the Community Grants Guidelines and Application Form.

A copy of the City’s Financial Assistance Policy can be found on the City's website.


Annual Contributions in 2018 - 2019

The City allocates a small number of annual contributions to support non-profit organisations to provide services and activities which benefit City of Armadale residents.

Applications open on 2 July 2018.

The closing date for these applications is 30 July 2018.

Compulsory workshops for community groups wishing to apply for the funding round 2018 - 2019 will be held on:

  • Wed 20 June 2 - 3pm
  • Wed 27 June 6 - 7pm

To register to attend a workshop, email or call 9394 5000 by Monday 18 June and Monday 25 June respectively for each workshop.

High School Scholarship Program

Each year the City of Armadale provides a $165 scholarship to one high achieving student, nominated by the Principal, from each high school in the area. For more information contact your local high school.