Reimbursement Program

View the Reimbursement Program factsheet here.

Outcome: Our valued spaces and places connect our community.

Description: The aim of the Reimbursement Program is to provide financial support to the volunteer management committees responsible for managing Council owned facilities or those facilities Council is trustee of and the approved user groups or support groups of such facilities.

Priorities:

The Reimbursement Program supports organisations to undertake projects that contribute to one or more of the following:

  • Valued recreational spaces, sporting and community facilities
  • Well utilised community facilities that connect people
  • Support volunteerism
  • Safe communities

Specific Program Guidelines:

  • Organisations that are responsible for the volunteer management of Council owned facilities or facilities that Council is trustee of or the approved user groups or support groups of such facilities are eligible to apply.
  • Applicants must provide evidence of the payment e.g. receipt for public liability insurance or Council planning and building fees.

Assistance Type:

Public Liability Insurance Reimbursement

  • Assistance will be of a purely financial nature and be provided as a cash contribution. The maximum amount per annum is $1,000 and will be paid on a current policy only.
  • Payment will be made for the public liability insurance premium, stamp duty and associated GST components only.

Council Planning and Building Fee Reimbursement

  • Assistance will be of a purely financial nature and be provided as a cash contribution. The maximum amount per annum is $1,000 and will be paid on presentation of a valid Council receipt which must be attached to the Reimbursement Program application
  • Reimbursement for planning and building fees will be for Council owned/controlled facilities including those facilities managed by volunteers.

Related documents:

Some relevant corporate documents include:

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