Australian Government – Safe Places Emergency Accommodation 

Application Date: 3 December 2019 to 14 February 2020

Region: Australia wide


The Australian Government is inviting eligible organisations, via an open competitive process, to apply for capital grants under the Safe Places Emergency Accommodation program from 2020-21 to 2021-22.

The objective of the grant opportunity is to deliver new emergency and crisis accommodation for women and children experiencing domestic and family violence. It could also fund purchasing/renovations/repurposing of buildings, where it creates new emergency accommodation.

The Government intends to maximise the return on its investment, the grant opportunity will prefer projects that bring together:

  • different participants to deliver the most effective model
  • contributions (whether cash or in-kind) from other levels of government, and from private and philanthropic sources.

Applications close at 11.00pm AEDT on 14 February 2020.

Information about applying for these rounds can be found on the Community Grants Hub website and GrantConnect.

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