Grants and Donations

Council provides access for community groups/organisations to various types of funding throughout the year.

Other funding can also be sourced through the attached web links.

CCTV Funding Program

Bathurst Regional Council is providing another opportunity for funding to assist local businesses improve security for their business premises in the Bathurst Regional Council Local Government Area.

Businesses within the Bathurst LGA are now able to apply for funding for the purchase and installation of closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras up to a maximum of $500 on a dollar for dollar basis, who address the criteria under the CCTV Funding Program for Central Business District (CBD) Premises.

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Annual Funding Donations Program Information

Section 356 Donations


Annual Submission Based Support

Community Groups and Charities

Council shall call for applications for an annual submission from community groups, charities and others seeking assistance (including financial, or “in-kind” and discounting of fees) for the coming year.  Submissions will be sought during January to February each year for inclusion in the budget calculations for the next financial year.  A report will be presented to Council as part of the annual budget process.

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Village Improvement Program

Council has provided $20,000 in its current Detailed Budget to be used to develop infrastructure in the rural villages of the Bathurst Region. The "rural" villages include; Hill End, Rockley, Sofala, Sunny Corner, Trunkey Creek, Wattle Flat and Yetholme.

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