Discretionary funds

Council makes discretionary funds available each financial year to community organisations for community purposes.

Community organisations may make application for discretionary funds.

Applications for discretionary funds by community organisations must be made in accordance with Council's Discretionary Funds Policy, availability notice(PDF, 74KB) and the Discretionary funds guidelines(PDF, 76KB).

For more information contact Council or email grants@moretonbay.qld.gov.au.

Funding for 2019/20

The following amounts have been allocated for discretionary funds in the 2019/20 budget:

  • Regional (Mayor): $75,000
  • Divisional (per Councillor): $30,000


Community organisations can apply for discretionary funds using the online Discretionary Funds application form. 

Note:This round of applications has now closed. The next round will re-open at a date to be advised after the 2020 Local Government elections.


In accordance with the Local Government Regulation 2012, Council publishes a register of successful applications for funding from discretionary funds(PDF, 259KB).

Community support fund is now known as Discretionary funds.