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Queensland Bushfires - Category C - Flexible Funding Grants Program, Round TWO Small

This is a preview of the Queensland Bushfires R2 - Community Recovery - Small Grant Application form. When you’re ready to apply, click Fill Out Now to begin.

About the Queensland Bushfires – Category C – Flexible Funding Grants Program, Round 2 – Small Grants

 About this program

Queensland Bushfires - Category C - Flexible Funding Grants Program, Round 2 - Small Grants 

An initiative jointly funded under the Commonwealth/State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements 2018.  

Over two years from 2020 to 2022, a total of $6M (GST exclusive) has been made available through two open funding rounds to provide flexible grants to Queensland-based non-government organisations, research bodies, industry groups and peak bodies, community groups and Local Governments in the 23 disaster affected local government areas of Brisbane (City), Bundaberg, Gold Coast (City), Cook, Fraser Coast, Gladstone, Gympie, Ipswich, Livingstone, Lockyer Valley, Mareeba, Noosa, North Burnett, Redland, Rockhampton, Scenic Rim, Somerset, South Burnett, Southern Downs, Sunshine Coast, Toowoomba, Townsville, and Whitsunday.

This application is for Round 2 funding being a total of $4.2 million.  

There are two types of grants are available:

  • Small grants: (min. $2,500 up to $50,000) (This application form)
  • Large grants: (min. $50,001 up to $100,000) 

Applicants are required to submit a basic project plan as part of this application, presenting a project overview and significant milestones using the provided template.


Applicants are required to address all criteria and meet program objectives in order to be eligible for grant funding.

We strongly recommended that you read the Funding Information Paper and Fact Sheet prior to commencing this application or visit our website where you can access these documents and other information in both Word and PDF format.  

If your organisation is not already a Registered Vendor with the Department, your application must include an Agreement to Issue Recipient Created Tax Invoices form  and EFT Application form. 

Closing date

A completed SmartyGrants online application form must be received by the Department of Communities, Housing and Digital Economy with all required documents by 2pm AEST, Thursday 11 February 2021. Online applications only will be accepted.