Animal Welfare Fund grant program

You can get a grant of up to $50,000 for project work if you are a not-for-profit organisation working in animal welfare.

Funding is provided under the Animal Welfare Fund grants program.

Who can apply

You can apply if your organisation is involved in the following types of work:

  • improving animal wellbeing
  • raising community awareness of animal welfare responsibilities
  • helping promote and improve animal management practice, particularly in remote communities.

When you can apply

Applications are open. You must submit your application by Friday, 2 June 2017.

How to apply

To apply for an Animal Welfare Fund grant follow these steps.

Step 1. Read the Animal Welfare Fund grant guidelines (394.2 kb).
Step 2. Fill in the Animal Welfare Fund grant form (671.4 kb).
Step 3. Attach your supporting documents. This includes your financial statements, budget and project description.
Step 4. Submit the form by mail, email or in person.

Secretariat Animal Welfare Fund
Animal Welfare
GPO Box 3000
Darwin NT 0801

In person

You can hand deliver your application to the following address.

Animal Welfare
CS Robinson Building, Berrimah Farm
29 Makagon Road
Berrimah NT 0828


For more information contact Animal Welfare by calling 1300 720 386 or emailing

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Last updated: 19 April 2017