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How to apply

The new Sport and Recreation Grant Registration Portal is here. You must register in the new portal if you have an existing project or wish to apply for funding. Read about how to register.

Round 6 opens 19 June 2017.

About Get Playing Places and Spaces

Get Playing Places and Spaces provides funding for infrastructure development so that more Queenslanders can be involved in sport and active recreation.

Eligible organisations can apply for up to $150,000 (GST exclusive).

Organisations will need to contribute a minimum of 20 per cent to the total eligible project costs unless the project is in a disaster declared Local Government Area for Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie and associated rainfall and flooding events as per the Fact Sheet (PDF, 219KB). Applications are to be submitted online.

Important dates

Round 6

  • Applications open 19 June 2017
  • Applications close 11 August 2017
  • Announcement of successful projects in October 2017
  • Successful projects commence from 1 November 2017

Who can apply?

Organisations eligible to apply are:

  • Queensland local not-for-profit sport and recreation organisations and not-for-profit local community organisations (with a primary objective of sport or active recreation) incorporated under the:
    • Associations Incorporation Act 1981 (Qld)
    • Corporations Act 2001 (Cwlth)
    • Cooperatives Act 2002 (Cwlth)
    • Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006 (Cwlth)
  • an incorporated sport or recreation club formed within a Queensland university
  • local governments with a population of less than 40,000 people.

More information


For further information contact your nearest Sport and Recreation regional office on 1300 656 191 or email

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12 May 2017

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