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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:

DOWNLOAD NOW: Mainstreets Advancement Grant Program 2017-18 Guidelines

DOWNLOAD NOW: Mainstreets Advancement Grant Program 2017-18 Application Form

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.

Public Briefing

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.
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