Regional Venues Improvement Fund

The 2018-2019 Regional Venues Improvement Fund (RVIF) supports improvements and upgrades to eligible arts and cultural venues in regional Western Australia operated by Local Government Authorities and not-for-profit organisations.


RVIF funding is intended to support the following objectives:

  • improve the quality of arts and cultural infrastructure in regional WA; and
  • contribute to the long-term sustainability of arts and cultural venues in regional WA

Applications are open to Regional Local Government Authorities and not-for-profit organisations with a non-statutory base; who either own or have a lease on an eligible venue for at least 10 years from the date of the RVIF funding application.

Apply for a grant

Applications to the Regional Venues Improvement Fund have now closed.

Regional Venues Improvement Fund program guide (PDF).

Dowload the Itemised Upgrade Requirements spreadsheet (xlsx).

The key dates calendar (PDF)  has application open, draft review, closing and activity start dates.

Refer to the application manual (PDF, 424kb) for further instructions on completing your application.

Register or login to Online Grants to apply online.

Contact the Creative Regions team if you have any queries regarding the project or your eligibility to apply.

The information for all applicants page also has useful information and you can read about previously funded projects in funding highlights.

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