Placemaking Grants ACT

This program provides funding to eligible organisations, groups, and individuals to support placemaking projects in Canberra’s city centre.

The grant is no longer available

What do you get?

Funding of up to $50,000.

Who is this for?

Organisations, partnerships and individuals.


Placemaking grants are for projects that:

  • strengthen community connection to public places and encourage habitual visitation
  • enrich the place experience through innovative, diverse, creative and inclusive activity that enhances the individual character and amenity of each place
  • involve and build capacity within our community
  • engage with local businesses and benefit the local economy
  • are committed to sustainable practices.

Check if you can apply

Applicants must:

  • have an Australian business number (ABN)
  • be Australian citizens, or have permanent residency or temporary VISA expiring no less than 2 years from the date of application
  • hold a minimum of $10 million public liability insurance
  • have satisfactorily managed and acquitted any previous grants from any ACT government agency
  • be registered for goods and services tax (GST) if applicable.

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Apply for the Placemaking Grants ACT

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