The Community Safety Infrastructure Grants support improved public infrastructure to strengthen community safety, security and confidence in public places and support local economic activity.

Projects must have a primary focus on strengthening public safety and security infrastructure to help prevent crime and improve perceptions of safety using situational or environmental approaches.

Funding Available:

Grants between $25,000 and $500,000 (GST excl) are available per application.

Types of projects that may be funded

  • Upgrades to community centres, sporting facilities, and parks that increase the safety and use of these community spaces
  • Security upgrades to places of worship, and physical protection measures such as streetscaping or bollards.

Who can apply?​

Victorian councils and not-for-profit community organisations that own or manage community facilities.

To apply

Applications are now open and close at 4.00pm on Friday 17 July 2020.

If you have any questions or would like assistance with your application, please contact (03) 5831 8456 or

For more information and to apply please click here