Application Rules

The churches of Christ in NSW & ACT network of faith communities can submit a maximum of two applications per year, provided the combined application value does not exceed a maximum of $10,000.

If an application or combined applications total(s) the maximum annual grant amount then a 12-month waiting period is required before submitted another grant application request.

In order to provide equitable assistance to all eligible network ministries, a maximum of $10,000 can be allocated every two years.  If you apply for a grant in year 1 and are awarded the maximum, then year 2 applications will not be considered.

Grant Applications must be accompanied by a letter of support from the eldership board (no individual church members should apply).

Provisional affiliated churches may apply for grants, but may have additional conditions assigned.

Applications must be accompanied by the latest church audited financial accounts and the current year’s comparative financial reports (Year to Date actual v finances).

Applications must be accompanied by the current insurance certificate.

Applications for capital items require consultation with the Property Manager.

The Grants Assessment Committee reserves the right to request additional information as required.