Belfast City Council - Grants Available

Belfast City Council grants are open to not for profit, constituted groups to deliver a wide range of activities and projects that benefit Belfast.  Grants in the following areas are now available,

  • Community Festival Fund

  • Arts and Heritage

  • Policing and Community Safety

  • Good Relations Grant

  • Summer Intervention Grant

  • Park Event Grant

  • Support for Sport: Sports Event Grant

  • Support for Sport: Large Development Grant

  • Support for Sport: Small Development Grant

  • Support for Sport: Hospitality Grant

  • Support for Sport: Individuals Grant

  • Community Development Project Grant

  • Community Development Summer Scheme

Applicants are advised to attend an information roadshow to find out more details.

Drop-in Information Roadshows

Venue Date Time

  • Malone House                                   Monday 11 November 2019                        10am - 11.30am

  • Belfast City Hall                                 Tuesday 12 November 2019                        10am - 11.30am

  • Balmoral Hotel                                  Wednesday 13 November 2019                 6pm - 7.30pm

  • Skainos                                                 Thursday 14 November 2019                      2pm - 3.30pm

  • NICVA                                                   Monday 18 November 2019                        2pm - 3.30pm

You can also find information on available funding, get guidance on the application process and complete your application online here.

If you have any questions, would like some advice on completing your application, or have a project you'd like to discuss, please contact our Central Grants Unit on 9091 8748 or email us at

Closing dates – Friday 10th Jan 2020 at 12noon

Applications received after this deadline will not be accepted.