Grants for Business
COVID-19 Response Grants
We are committed to supporting our community through this ongoing crisis by providing funding for the delivery of community and creative projects and initiatives that support community to respond to and recover from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible applicants can apply for up to $2,000 for activities, projects and purchases that clearly demonstrate alignment to at least one of the grant program objectives.
Business Grants for Disability Access
Business Grants for Disability Access aim to assist local small businesses to improve access to their building by people who have a disability. A maximum of 50% of the value of completed work, not to exceed $5,000 in any one financial year may be approved.
PAE Places grants of up to $3,000 aim to support the creation and delivery of projects in public spaces across the city that improve how we feel and use our public spaces and how we can enhance the way they look and work, and also how we celebrate our heritage. It aims is to give the community the opportunity to make their City a place where people love to be through placemaking projects of all sizes and shapes. We welcome creative response to the restrictions placed on place and people during this COVID-19 social distancing phase.
Heritage Grants aim to encourage owners of Local Heritage Places and Contributory Items to maintain, conserve or restore places of local significance. Depending on the demand for assistance and funds available for the respective financial year, a maximum of 50% of the value of completed work, not to exceed $3,000 in any one financial year may be approved.
We have recently reviewed and updated our approach to funding community events in consultation with our community. The City of PAE’s new Events Grant Program aims to help create a community that is inclusive, cohesive, creative and prosperous through the support of a program of accessible and diverse community events and festivals across the City.