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 and 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.


Annual Contributions in 2017 - 2018

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 opened on 19 July 2017.

The closing date for these applications is 30 August 2017.

Compulsory workshops for community groups wishing to apply for the funding round 2017 - 2018 were held on:

  • Wed 19 July 2 - 3pm
  • Wed 26 July 6 - 7pm


Community Grants Round 2 – 2017/2018

Opening: 19 March
Closing:  30 April

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 5651 before Wednesday 18 April 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.


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.