The Department of Home Affairs ‘Safer Communities Fund’ grants are now open:

  • Early Intervention Grants [Reference Code GO4589] of between $200,000 and $1.5million, for activities with youth at high risk of engaging in criminal activities or anti-social behaviour. Applications close 22 July 21.
  • Infrastructure Grants [Reference Code GO4590] of between $10,000 and $500,000, to support crime prevention. Applications close 5 August 2021.

For more information go to and search by reference code. The application pages are accessible at: and