Mainstreets Advancement Grant Program
The purpose of the City of Adelaide Mainstreets Advancement Grant is to provide funding to eligible groups for projects that achieve greater economic outcomes in local mainstreets and align with the City of Adelaide Strategic Plan 2016-2020.
Applicants are encouraged to refer to the following City of Adelaide documents prior to applying:
- City of Adelaide Strategic Plan 2016 – 2020
- The City of Adelaide 2017- 2023 Cultural Strategy
- Live Music Action Plan
- Christmas in the City Strategy and Action Plan 2014-2018
- Community Land Management Plans
DOWNLOAD NOW: Mainstreets Advancement Grant Program 2017-18 Guidelines
If you are applying for an event in an outdoor public space, you are required to make a tentative booking prior to submitting your grant application.
For conditions, fees and application forms, head directly to our website. If Council endorses your application for funding, you are responsible for confirming your venue booking and securing the infrastructure required to hold the event.
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY (to book phone Iwona Pattison 8203 7219)
Matt Grant (Associate Director, Economic Development and Tourism) and Iwona Pattison (Place and Districts Coordinator) will be available for a face to face chat about the grant
Date: Wednesday 25 October 2017
Time: 4:00pm to 5:30pm (20 minute sessions will be available for prospective applicants to book)
Where: The Smart Studio (accessed from a breezeway under Council Offices) 25 Pirie Street Adelaide
Important Dates for Mainstreets Advancement Grant
|3 October 2017||Grant applications open|
|30 November 2017||Grant applications close 5pm|
|8 December 2017||Applications assessed|
|15 December 2017||Applicants notified of funding request outcome|
|30 June 2018||Project completed|
|27 August 2018||Grant acquittals due|
How to submit your application
Two hard copies of the application form must be lodged. Applicants must also keep a copy of their application for future reference.
Matt Grant, Associate Director
Economic Development and Tourism
City of Adelaide
GPO Box 2252
Adelaide SA 5001
or delivered in person to 25 Pirie Street, Adelaide
- Late or emailed applications will not be accepted.
- Applications can be lodged until 5pm on the closing date.
- Postal applications must be postmarked on or before the closing date.