Round 3 for all regional councils eligible under the Regional Capital Fund, Royalties for Resource Producing Communities Fund, and Remote and Indigenous Communities Fund is currently underway with 127 shortlisted projects ( 101 KB). Councils with shortlisted projects are invited to submit detailed applications between Monday 13 March and Friday 28 April 2017. Please note: this date has been pushed back to assist disaster-affected councils.
This round will include support to local councils from the Local Government Association of Queensland and regional offices to develop their submissions.
Councils must submit detailed applications for Round 3 via the online portal. For more information on how to use the portal, review:
- Local Government User Portal Guide ( 2.83 MB)
- Local Government Administrator Portal Guide ( 1.73 MB)
The Round 3 program guidelines ( 224 KB) contain further details about application requirements. Applicants should also review:
Councils are required to provide a number of other mandatory documents when submitting a detailed application. If these are not included the application will be considered ineligible and will not be assessed. Templates are available for some of these documents below:
- Cost Benefit Analysis ( 299 KB)
- Benefits Assessment ( 222 KB)
- Cash Flow Forecast ( 25 KB)
- Detailed Project Plan ( 1.7 MB)
View the presentation about what to include in your detailed application.
Process for detailed applications
Key dates for Round 3
|Expressions of interest open||Monday 30 January 2017|
|Expressions of interest close||Friday 24 February 2017|
|Councils advised of shortlisted projects||March 2017|
|Detailed applications open||Monday 13 March 2017|
|Detailed applications close||Friday 7 April 2017|
|Successful projects announced||Mid 2017|
Please note: this is an expected timeline for each stage. The department will advise if any of these proposed timeframes change.
If you have any questions, please contact the program team on 07 3452 7377 or 13 QGOV (13 74 68).