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Local Government Authorities Arts and Cultural Programs

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Overview and Eligibility

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Objective

Local Government Authority Arts and Cultural Programs funding supports Local Government to deliver activities over a period of up to three years*.  Local Government Funding will commence from 2020/21 and will support the arts and cultural outcomes of an annual program of activity by a facility or unit of Local Government.

Funding is available for a wide range of arts and cultural activity, refer to Local Government Authorities Arts and Cultural Program Guidelines 2019/20 for details.


Opening and Closing dates

Opens: Monday 25 November 2019
Closes: Thursday 5 March 2020 at 5pm AEST

Funding Amount

There is no upper limit to the amount of funding you may request. However, to be competitive, you must provide a level of detail in your written application, support material and budget appropriate to the level your funding request. You may not request funding for the total cost of your program or for core operations. You must include a Local Government contribution equivalent to the scale of the program. Local Government are encouraged to seek funding from diverse sources of funding.

Term

Funding is approved for up to three years*. Programs may start either 1 July 2020 and be completed by 30 June 2024 or start 1 January 2021 and be completed by 31 December 2024 depending on whether your organisation operates on a financial or calendar year.

* Local Government Authorities that are currently applying for 4 year funding from the Australia Council for the Arts may be considered for 2+2 years of funding.

Contact and Support

Refer to Local Government Authorities Arts and Cultural Program Guidelines 2019/20 for more details or contact a staff member if you need any advice between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday: 

Telephone: (02) 8289 6520
Email: arts.funding@create.nsw.gov.au

Eligibility

To check your eligibility for Program funding complete the following questions:

Are you applying as: * Required
Response required.

This section is not applicable because of your response to question: "Are you applying as:" on page 1

Your Program will be: * Required
Response required.

This section is not applicable because of your response to questions:

  • "Are you applying as:" on page 1
  • "Your Program will be:" on page 1
Are you: * Required
Response required.Response required.

This section is not applicable because of your response to questions:

  • "Are you applying as:" on page 1
  • "Your Program will be:" on page 1
  • "Are you:" on page 1
Is your program: * Required
Response required.

Acceptance of conditions (Not Applicable)

This section is not applicable because of your response to questions:

  • "Are you applying as:" on page 1
  • "Your Program will be:" on page 1
  • "Are you:" on page 1
  • "Is your program:" on page 1

Before you can complete and submit an application you must accept the following conditions by declaring:

I certify that:

  • Authority: If the applicant is a group or organisation, I have the authority to complete and submit this application on the entity’s behalf.
  • Valid information: All information supplied as part of this application will be true and accurate to the best of my knowledge.
  • Legislative requirements: All activities proposed by this application will be conducted in accordance with current legislation, including but not limited to, complying with Working with Children legislation.

I acknowledge that:

  • Deadline: Applications and any additional materials cannot be submitted after 5pm on the advertised closing date.
  • Investigation: Create NSW has the right to investigate any information provided in this application and/or to request for additional information
  • Errors and Omissions: It is solely my responsibility to ensure my application is correct and complete before submitting. Create NSW does not check, amend or update applications. Applications cannot be modified after being submitted.
  • Support: Create NSW staff are available 9am-5pm Monday to Friday during the grant round to provide technical and general guideline advice. Staff are not able to provide advice on content or choices required within my application.
  • False declarations: Create NSW has the right to withdraw any offer of funding or demand the return of funds already paid if my declaration is found to be incorrect or misleading.
Do you understand and acknowledge these conditions? * Required
Must be a date. 

Unable to continue (Not Applicable)

This section is not applicable because of your response to question: "Are you applying as:" on page 1

Based on your response to the Eligibility Applicant Type you are ineligible to apply. Refer to Local Government Authorities Arts and Cultural Program Guidelines 2019/20 for more details or contact a staff member if you need any advice between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday: 

Telephone: (02) 8289 6520
Email: arts.funding@create.nsw.gov.au

Unable to continue (Not Applicable)

This section is not applicable because of your response to question: "Your Program will be:" on page 1

Based on your response to the Eligibility Program Benefit you are ineligible to apply. Refer to Local Government Authorities Arts and Cultural Program Guidelines 2019/20 for more details or contact a staff member if you need any advice between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday: 

Telephone: (02) 8289 6520
Email: arts.funding@create.nsw.gov.au

Unable to continue (Not Applicable)

This section is not applicable because of your response to question: "Are you:" on page 1

Based on your response to the Eligibility Are you you are ineligible to apply. Refer to Local Government Authorities Arts and Cultural Program Guidelines 2019/20 for more details or contact a staff member if you need any advice between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday: 

Telephone: (02) 8289 6520 
Email: arts.funding@create.nsw.gov.au

Unable to continue (Not Applicable)

This section is not applicable because of your response to question: "Is your program:" on page 1

Based on your response to the Eligibility Screen/Filmmaking Area you are ineligible to apply. Refer to Local Government Authorities Arts and Cultural Program Guidelines 2019/20 for more details or contact a staff member if you need any advice between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday: 

Telephone: (02) 8289 6520
Email: arts.funding@create.nsw.gov.au

Unable to continue (Not Applicable)

This section is not applicable because of your response to question: "Do you understand and acknowledge these conditions?" on page 1

Based on your response to the Acknowledgement Before Submitting your form, you are ineligible to apply. Refer to Local Government Authorities Arts and Cultural Program Guidelines 2019/20 for more details or contact a staff member if you need any advice between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday: 

Telephone: (02) 8289 6520
Email: arts.funding@create.nsw.gov.au