About

The Community Motorsport Program is the Victorian Government’s first dedicated motorsport investment program that provides grant opportunities through two funding categories.

The Motorsport Club Assistance Category focuses on developing club capacity, increasing engagement and building participation outcomes in motorsports through four funding streams.

The Infrastructure Upgrades and Equipment Category aims to help transform motorsport facilities around Victoria by providing funding to upgrade motorsport racing infrastructure and equipment that assists clubs deliver increased participation opportunities.

The Community Motorsport Program only accepts applications from motorsport clubs and organisations currently affiliated with:

  • Motorsport Australia

  • Motorcycling Victoria

  • Karting Victoria

  • Australian National Drag Racing Association.

Eligibility

The Community Motorsport Program accepts applications from motorsport clubs and organisations currently affiliated with Motorsport Australia or Motorcycling Victoria. This includes clubs and organisations affiliated with a delegated body of Motorsport Australia such as Karting Victoria or the Australian National Drag Racing Association.

Affiliated clubs must:

  • Be located in Victoria and participate at Victorian facilities.
  • Be non-government, not-for-profit and registered as an incorporated body at the time of application and for the project duration.
  • Possess an Australian Business Number (ABN) or provide a completed Australian Tax Office form (Statement by a supplier), so that no withholding tax is required from the grant payment.
  • Adhere to and enforce the Fair Play Code (or) their relevant state sporting association code of conduct/member protection policy, which incorporates the Fair Play Code. For further information about the Fair Play Code. Organisations that have failed to resolve a breach of the Fair Play Code will not be funded.
  • Have satisfactorily met reporting requirements on any grants previously received from Sport and Recreation Victoria.

     

Funding Available

The Community Motorsport Program offers funding through two categories:

  • Motorsport Club Assistance Category
  • Infrastructure Upgrades and Equipment Category

Motorsport Club Assistance Category

The Motorsport Club Assistance Category focuses on developing club capacity, increasing engagement and building participation opportunities with motorsport clubs through four streams of funding.

Applicants to may submit applications to multiple streams but can only receive a maximum combined grant amount of $20,000 from the Motorsport Club Assistance Category.

  • Stream 1: Safety and Operational Equipment (up to $10,000)
  • Stream 2: Volunteer and Official Training (up to $5,000)
  • Stream 3: Women and Girls Participation (up to $5,000)
  • Stream 4: Events and Activities (up to $20,000)

Infrastructure Upgrades and Equipment Category

The Infrastructure Upgrades and Equipment Category aims to help transform motorsport facilities around Victoria by providing funding to upgrade motorsport racing infrastructure and equipment that increase participation opportunities.

Applicants may only submit one application under one of the following streams:

 

  • Stream 1: Facility Equipment (up to $50,000)
  • Stream 2: Minor Infrastructure (up to $100,000)
  • Stream 3: Major Infrastructure (up to $500,000)

To Apply

For more information, guidelines and to apply please click here.

Applications close 30 June 2022

If you have any questions or would like assistance with your application, please contact (03) 5831 8456 or covid19@valleysport.net.au