Donations Program 2021-2022

Council can make donations or provide other financial assistance to persons or organisations for the purpose of exercising its functions under Section 356 of the Local Government Act.

Council is calling for applications from eligible organisations for assistance in the form of the provision of any additional waste collection services for special events, or the provision of a Waste Waiver for registered charitable organisations for the 2021/2022 year. The Waste Waiver exemption provision by Council only covers the landfill disposal cost and organisations must contact the NSW EPA directly to apply for the waste to landfill levy exemption component each year.

All applicants must complete an application form. You can:
  1. Download Additional Waste Services Application 2021-2022 - for scheduled events  OR
  2. Download the Waste Waiver Application 2021--2022 to your computer, then fill out electronically and send as an attachment to 
  3. Copies of the application can be picked up at Council Offices, 44 Princess Street, Macksville, or can be posted out upon request; OR
  4. Print the Adobe PDF form and fill out by hand, then scan and send via the email address above, or post to Nambucca Valley Council at PO Box 177, Macksville NSW 2447, OR drop off at the Council Offices at 44 Princess Street, Macksville.
All fields in the application form are to be completed and are to be legible.

Successful applicants will be determined by Council and advice will be forwarded to eligible/successful applicant organisations prior to 30 June 2021.

The deadline for applications is 21 May 2021.

For more information on the program, please see the Donations Policy.

Please contact Simon Chapman, Civic Services Co-Ordinator on 02 6568 0244 OR Teresa Boorer, Grants and Contributions Officer, on 02 6568 0221 should you require more information.


Moving Forward - Community Grants Program

This program is an initiative delivered by Nambucca Valley Council, as part of the Bushfire Community Recovery and Resilience Fund (BCRRF) provided through joint Commonwealth-State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements. Under the Bushfire Community Recovery and Resilience Fund (BCRRF) Council is calling for Expressions of Interest for its Bushfire Recovery Event Grant program. The aim of this grants program is to promote community wellbeing, social recovery and future disaster resilience following the bushfires.