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

Steve Orr
Acting Chief Executive