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The Queensland Government has committed funding to assist councils in implementing relevant recommendations of the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry and in delivering priority infrastructure that meets the need of their communities.
The 2012-13 LGGSP incorporates two subsidies:
The Queensland Government has committed funding to support the establishment of a GraffitiSTOP hotline and provide grants to assist councils with their graffiti management activities.
The IEDG is a Queensland government strategy to help alleviate the impact of Community Development Employment Projects (CDEP) reforms and to assist Indigenous councils fill the potential service delivery gap arising from the withdrawal of CDEP.
The SGFA is provided to Aboriginal shire councils and Indigenous Regional Councils as a contribution towards the cost of delivering local government services.
The RRP is part of the state government's agreed harm reduction strategy, for those Indigenous councils divesting or surrendering profitable general liquor licences.
Funding to assist recognised show societies in Queensland to conduct annual shows.
The Commonwealth's Financial Assistance Grant is distributed annually to Queensland councils to help with a range of projects.
The Flexible Funding Program provides grants to 73 disaster-declared local governments across Queensland. The department administers the distribution of Flexible Funding Program grants on behalf of the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services.
Previous funding programs administered by the department.
Funding recipients must acknowledge state government funding contributions.
It is a requirement of receiving state government funding that all recipient organisations enter into a funding agreement ( 47 KB) with the department.
Other organisations offering grants and funding.
For more information about funding programs contact the department.
Phone: 07 3225 8169