Regional Organisation Grants

Regional Organisation Grants (ROG) aims to improve the quality of sporting and active recreation opportunities for people in regional Western Australia whilst assisting the department meet its regional strategic outcomes.

Regional Organisation Grants are not an open funding scheme.

Regional Organisation Grants is a funding scheme only available to peak bodies considered regionally or culturally significant and have the ability to fulfill specific objectives of the department.

Eligibility

  • A regional sporting organisation recognised as the peak regional representative body by a State Sporting Association or the department.

To receive funding, an organisation must:

  • Be incorporated under the Associations Incorporation Act 2015 (Western Australia) with an Australian Business Number (ABN) or Indigenous organisations under Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006 (CATSI);
  • Have acquitted all previous grants prior to the application being submitted unless the grant is still current; and
  • Be affiliated where appropriate with a State Sporting Association or Industry Peak Body recognised by the department.

Funding may be used for

  • Support a regional organisation’s capacity and capability to deliver sporting opportunities in regional areas.
  • Improve an organisation’s planning, management and governing policies and practices to build and enhance the organisation’s capacity and sustainability.
  • Invest in the strategic intent and operational plans of the organisation to deliver agreed and desired outcomes.
  • Assist regional organisations achieve their operational goals that will lead to increased participation opportunities

Primary objectives

  • Support a regional organisation’s capacity and capability to deliver sporting opportunities in regional areas.
  • Improve an organisation’s planning, management and governing policies and practices to build and enhance the organisation’s capacity and sustainability.
  • Invest in the strategic intent and operational plans of the organisation to deliver agreed and desired outcomes.
  • Assist regional organisations achieve their operational goals that will lead to increased participation opportunities.

How to apply

If your organisation is deemed eligible to obtain funding a representative from the department will arrange a meeting to discuss funding opportunities to enable a formal application to be submitted. If approved, a grant agreement will be entered into and Key Result Schedule (KRS) will be set for the applicant body to achieve.

More information

To discuss your event, competition or sport development opportunity concept or to obtain assistance to complete your application, please contact your regional office or sports consultant.

Wheatbelt office (Northam)

298 Fitzgerald Street, Northam WA 6401
PO Box 55, Northam WA 6401
Telephone 61 8 9690 2400

Peel office

Suite 94, 16 Dolphin Drive, Mandurah WA 6210
PO Box 1445, Mandurah WA 6210
Telephone 61 8 9550 3130

Kimberley office (Kununurra)

Kununurra Youth Hub, Rod Hodnett Drive, Kununurra WA 6743
PO Box 1476, Broome  WA  6725
Telephone 61 8 9195 5750

South West office

80A Blair Street, Bunbury WA 6230
PO Box 2662, Bunbury WA 6231
Telephone 61 8 9792 6900

Goldfields office

Suite 1, 349-353 Hannan Street, Kalgoorlie WA 6430
PO Box 1036, Kalgoorlie WA 6430
Telephone 61 8 9022 5800

Great Southern office

22 Collie Street, Albany WA 6330
Telephone 61 8 9892 0100

Wheatbelt office (Narrogin)

Narrogin Regional Leisure Centre 50 Clayton Road, Narrogin WA 6312
PO Box 55, Northam WA 6401
Telephone 0429 881 369

Mid West office

Level 1, 268-270 Foreshore Drive, Geraldton WA 6530
PO Box 135, Geraldton WA 6531
Telephone 61 8 9956 2100

Pilbara office

Karratha Leisureplex, Dampier Highway, Karratha WA 6714
PO Box 941, Karratha WA 6714
Telephone 61 8 9182 2100

Gascoyne office

15 Stuart Street, Carnarvon WA 6701
PO Box 140, Carnarvon WA 6701
Telephone 61 8 9941 0900
Telephone 0414 606 701

Kimberley office (Broome)

Unit 2B, 23 Coghlan Street, Broome WA 6725
PO Box 1476, Broome WA 6725
Telephone 61 8 9195 5749
Page reviewed 10 July 2019