Community Safety Fund Grants Program

The Victorian Department of Justice and Community Safety are inviting community organisations to apply for grants of up to $25,000 to support local crime prevention initiatives. 

Community Safety Fund grants are available under two funding streams.

Stream 1 provides grants of up to $10,000 for safety and security projects which deter offending related to community facilities and public spaces.

Stream 2 provides grants of up to $25,000 for crime prevention and safety education and awareness initiatives in the local community. This includes projects which focus on:

  • home safety
  • theft of and from motor vehicles
  • theft from businesses
  • theft of personal property from public places
  • supporting people to better understand the Victorian justice system.

Applications close at 4pm on Friday 18 October. 

For more information or to apply for a grant, visit