Commonwealth & State Government Funding
Building Better Regions Fund
The Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF) supports the Australian Government’s commitment to create jobs, drive economic growth and build stronger regional communities into the future.
The fund invests in projects located in or benefiting eligible areas outside the major capital cities of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, and Canberra.
Regional Growth Fund
The Regional Growth Fund will provide grants of $10 million or more for major transformational projects that support long-term economic growth and create jobs in regions undergoing structural adjustment.
Northern Australia Infrastructure Fund
The Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) is a $5 billion lending facility to provide loans to infrastructure projects in northern Australia, including the Kimberley.
NAIF can lend up to 100% of the debt, providing there is appropriate risk sharing and can be used for the development of new infrastructure or materially enhancing existing infrastructure.
Regional Economic Development Grants
The Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants program is a State Government initiative that invests in community driven projects to stimulate economic growth and development in regional Western Australia.
Up to $250,000 is available for individual projects that promote sustainable jobs, partnerships, productivity, skills and capability, as well as stimulate new investment and industry diversification.
Local Government Funding
Kimberley shires provide a range of services and funding opportunities to assist local community-based organisations to establish a partnership for the promotion and development of social, cultural, economic, recreational, environmental and reconciliation projects and initiatives.
At RDA Kimberley, we stay up-to-date with local shire and council funding opportunities that your organisation may be eligible for. Follow our Facebook page and subscribe to our newsletter to be informed about the latest funding opportunities or contact us for application advice and support.
RDA Kimberley plays an active role in supporting our regional community and businesses to apply for State and Federal funding and accessing information on local government funding opportunities.
Find a Grant
At RDA Kimberley, we provide advice and assistance on grants and funding opportunities that your organisation or business located in the Kimberley region may be eligible for.
We have developed several resources to help you understand how to best prepare a successful grant application for your organisation or project.