Sporting uniforms

The Sporting Uniform program provides grants of up to $1000 to assist in the purchase of sports uniforms.


This program provides funds for activities that support Victorian community-based clubs to deliver sport and active recreation opportunities. The following organisations can apply for funding:

  • Victorian sporting clubs
  • Victorian active recreational clubs.

To be eligible for funding applicants must:

  • be an affiliated club with a State Sporting Association recognised by Sport and Recreation Victoria (SRV). Please refer to the list of SRV recognised Victorian State Sporting Associations 
  • participate in a competition that is recognised by their sport’s State Sporting Association
  • be non-government and not-for-profit
  • not have received a Sporting Uniform Grant in a funding round within the previous two funding rounds (ie 2013-2014 Round 1 or 2013-2014 Round 2)
  • be an incorporated body, cooperative or association or be auspiced by an incorporated body, cooperative or association
  • possess an Australian Business Number (ABN) or can provide written advice from the Australian Tax Office that no withholding tax is required from the grant payment
  • be financially solvent
  • adhere to the Victorian Code of Conduct for Community Sport
  • provide a quote for the uniforms intended to be purchased. The quote must include details of item type, number and total cost of uniforms to be purchased.


  • Victorian clubs that due to geographic reasons play in an interstate competition may be eligible
  • school sport and recreation clubs are only eligible to apply if players are not current students (i.e. Old Boys clubs are eligible to apply)
  • university sport clubs that participate in inter-varsity competitions are not eligible. To be eligible, university clubs must participate in a competition that is affiliated with their sport’s State Sporting Association
  • State Sporting Associations, district leagues and associations, state or national representative teams, and social clubs are not eligible for funding
  • each individual club can only submit one application per funding round.

Funding range of grant

Up to $1,000


This program is currently closed. There are two funding rounds in 2014-2015:

Funding Round
Opening date
Closing date
Notifications anticipated by
Round 1 (Closed)
Tuesday 20 May 2014 Thursday 3 July 2014 Monday 8 September 2014
Round 2
Tuesday 25 November 2014 Thursday 5 February 2015 Monday 4 May 2015

Program guidelines

Sporting Uniforms Guidelines (PDF 592 KB) or (DOC 110.5 KB)

Mandatory attachments

All applications must provide a quote for the uniforms intended to be purchased. The quote must include:

  • details of item type
  • number of uniforms to be purchased
  • individual and total cost of uniforms to be purchased.

Applications submitted without a quote, or without a detailed quote, will not be eligible for funding. Please refer to the information on How to provide a quote (Word 29 KB).

The Sporting Uniform Grants Program will not fund uniforms that have already been purchased prior to the closing date of the funding round.

Program area and assistance

Read more about Sport and Recreation Victoria
For general grant enquires contact the Grants information line

Interest areas

Sport & Recreation


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