Before you apply for an arts grant

Conditions for all arts grant applications

You must meet all of the following conditions for an arts grant:

Conditions for administering a grant 

All of these conditions apply to how an arts grant is administered: 

  • for grants up to $10,000 individuals may administer their own funding and do not need an administering body
  • for grants over $10,000, individuals must have an administering body to take legal and financial responsibility for the grant
  • groups formed without legal standing must nominate a group member who will be legally and financially responsible for the grant on behalf of the group. This person must meet the criteria for individuals
  • organisations must have legal standing and be non-profit. These may include an incorporated association or a local government statutory authority, an incorporated Aboriginal association, or a non-profit company limited by guarantee
  • organisations must be an Australian entity registered and operating in the Northern Territory
  • if you are a non-profit organisation that earns $150,000 or more per year you must be registered for Goods and Services Tax.

For more information contact an Arts Broker at Arts NT.

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Last updated: 01 February 2019


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