Voluntary Conservation Program grants

Category Description Funding amount When to apply
Voluntary Conservation Program
Guidelines - Terms and conditions(PDF, 214KB)
Funding for landholders to complete environmental projects on their properties to protect and enhance native vegetation and wildlife habitat. Up to $2,500

Applications closed

Who can apply

Grants are available for members of Council’s voluntary conservation programs including Voluntary conservation agreements, Land for Wildlife, and Backyards for Wildlife.

The grants assist landholders to complete environmental projects on their properties which aim to protect and enhance native vegetation and wildlife habitat.

What funding is available

Grants are available up to a maximum of:

  • $2,500 per Voluntary conservation agreement property
  • $750 for a Land for wildlife
  • $500 for Backyards for wildlife

How to apply

Submissions from Voluntary Conservation Agreement members for a second round of grant funding are open now and close midnight Sunday 2 February 2020. Please review the guidelines(PDF, 214KB) before applying. Project completion and all acquittals are required by 1 June 2020.

Apply now

Contact Council

For more information, or before you commence your application, request to speak with an Environment Officer - Conservation on (07) 3205 0555.