Circulars

15-05 – Responsible Pet Ownership Grants Program – Successful Applicants in Year One

What’s new or changing

  • Commencing in 2014/15, the NSW Government has committed $900,000 over 3 years to the Responsible Pet Ownership Grants Program.
  • Applications for year one of the program have now been assessed and 24 projects with a total project value of $303,375 have been approved.

What this will mean for your council

  • All applicants will receive correspondence from OLG in relation to their individual application.
  • Successful applicants will be paid the full grant amount after returning their signed Funding Agreement to the OLG.
  • All councils are encouraged to apply for funding in the second year of the program, which will open in the second quarter of 2015.

Where to go for further information

A full list of successful applicants in the first year of the Responsible Pet Ownership Grants Program will be available on the Office of Local Government’s website https://www.olg.nsw.gov.au.

Steve Orr
Acting Chief Executive