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Sport and Recreation Sustainability Program

Currently Closed

Expected Notification:
30 April 2015

Contact a Funding Consultant on ORSgrants@sa.gov.au for further information.

Now Open

Guidelines (PDF, 541 KB)

14 October 2017

Close date:
4 December 2017

Expected notification:
31 March 2018


The Sport and Recreation Sustainability Program provides financial support for the leadership, policies and services provided by South Australian state sport and active recreation organisations and industry representative bodies.

Annual budget

$3,100,000; applicants can be funded up to $100,000 each year for up to 3 years.

Eligible organisations

State Sport and Active Recreation Organisations and Industry Representative Bodies with a turnover of $10 million or less.

To be considered for funding under this grant program, organisations must complete the Recognition process with the Office for Recreation and Sport. A list of the organisations that have completed the Recognition Process can be found here. If your organisation does not appear on this list, please email to discuss the requirements to complete the Recognition process.

If you are new to this grant program and have not already applied for Recognition with the Office for Recreation and Sport, please apply online resources_to_help_you_run_your_association.

Information Sessions

The Office for Recreation and Sport is now using an online grant portal for applications and reporting.

To assist organisations to use the online tool there will be four ‘drop in’ sessions for you to come in and chat about your application or learn more about the online tool:

Morning sessions 8.30 - 9.30amEvening sessions 5.30 - 6.30pm
Wednesday 22 NovemberMonday 20 November
Thursday 23 NovemberWednesday 29 November
Wednesday 29 November 
Friday 1 December 

Sessions will be held at ORS Conference Room, Ground Floor, 27 Valetta Road Kidman Park

You can bring your laptop or handheld device to these sessions if you wish to log in and view the grants portal during this session

Contact us

Funding Services
Office for Recreation and Sport
Email: orsgrants@sa.gov.au
Address: 27 Valetta Road, Kidman Park 5025
Postal: PO Box 219, Brooklyn Park 5032
Phone: 1300 714 990
Fax: (08) 8457 1574

Other applicable grants

Information on other government grants and assistance, including business, industry, communities or individual grants.