The World Game Facilities Fund is a Victorian Government funding program that assists local football (soccer) clubs and organisations to upgrade existing or develop new facilities across metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria.

Funding Available

Up to $500,000 in funding available for the following projects.

  • Building new or redeveloping change rooms and pavilions to increase capacity, inclusion and safety. 
  • Building new or redeveloping sports fields to increase capacity and safety. • Outdoor synthetic surface installations. 
  • Projects that result in energy or water efficiency, with a direct impact on participation, such as warm season grass conversions. 
  • Sports lighting that improves facility capacity and participant safety. Requests for replacement of lighting with LED lights are not eligible unless part of a new lighting installation.
  • Infrastructure on school land with confirmed community use.
  • Projects that benefit multi‑sport outcomes where football is the primary beneficiary


Please note, Local clubs and organisations can only seek access to support from the fund by submitting an expression of interest form directly to their local council or Alpine Resort Board.

Local clubs and organisations are advised to contact their local council or Alpine Resort Board about timelines for expressions of interest.

How to Apply?

For more information and guidelines please click here

Applications close May 9 2022

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