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Former Community Grant recipient Hilton Harvest Community Garden.


The City of Fremantle Community Grants support programs and activities that address a specific need or provide a benefit to the Fremantle community. 

Applications for community focused projects and initiatives that meet the following objectives will be considered for funding: 

  1. Deliver inclusive responses to meet the needs of people at risk of experiencing social isolation in the community. 
  2. Enable and encourage active participation in the community. 
  3. Seek to align with key strategic priority areas as outlined in the City's focused Actions Plans, such as the:  
    • Access and Inclusion Plan
    • Walyalup Reconciliation Action Plan
    • Age Friendly Pan

Key dates


Opening Date

Closing Date

Grant Amount

Assessment Timeline

Funding Agreement


Community grant round 1


1 September 2022

30 September 2022

Up to $5,000

Up to six weeks

One year


Community grant round 2


1 March 2023

31 March 2023

Up to $5,000

Grant information session 

The Arts and Community Grant information session is designed to address questions and provide support for potential grant applications. 

Highly recommended for first-time applicants. 

September round workshop

Due to the increase in COVID-19 cases, the grant information session is available online. Please check out the video below. 

Contact our Grants Officers at if you have any queries. 


If you are deaf, hard of hearing or have difficulty with speech:

Contact us through the Accesshub. Give them the City of Fremantle number you want to call.

TTY users can also contact us on our direct TTY line 08 9432 9777.

How to apply

When the grant round opens (1 September or 1 March), the round will appear on the City's Smarty Grants portal where applications can be submitted. 

Interested applicants should refer to the Community Grant guidelines to determine their eligibility, assessment criteria and information on how to apply.

It is essential that you contact the Grants Officer at prior to submitting a grant application.

Previous recipients

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