Community and Sport

Community Grants and Funding

Find out more below

Download the Funding Fingal Guide for community groups, event organisers, artists, sports clubs, tourism organisations, local businesses and more.

Funding Fingal

Fingal County Council is announcing a new Community Facilities Remedial Works Scheme for non-Council owned community facilities. 

Applications for funding may be made under the relevant category in order to carry out essential remediation works/repairs to non FCC owned facilities as below:

Multi-purpose facility:

Grants of up to 50% of the costs of the works subject to a maximum of €20,000 for enhancement/refurbishment projects involving capital works

Single interest facility:

Grants of up to 50% of the costs of the works subject to a maximum of €15,000 for enhancement/refurbishment projects involving capital works


For guidelines on the scheme please click here

For an application form please click here


Activities Funding

We have a small budget to support Activities Funding.  The types of activity that may be eligible are: 

  • Community, Culture and Sports development
  • Community, Culture and Sports events
  • Environmental enhancement
  • Office equipment
  • Arts & Crafts materials
  • Publications
  • Sports Equipment

For an online application form for Sports Equipment Funding, please click here

For an online application form for Community Activities funding, please click here

General Criteria for Groups Applying for the Community Funding Scheme

Activity Funding Eligible & Non Eligible Items‌

For more information please contact the Community Development Office

018905080 or Email [email protected]

Funding Point

Funding for Irish Charities brought to you by Fingal County Council and The Wheel provides up to date funding information for non-profits in the Fingal area.  Funding sources reflect both local and national funding opportunities.  All information is quoted directly from funder website/literature.

Fundingpoint Local Access: June-July 2021

Summer Project Funding 2021

A funding programme aimed at community and volunteer groups that provide recreational and educational services to young people during the summer across Fingal. 

Emphasis is placed on encouraging community involvement and the development of resources with groups within the Fingal area. Fingal County Council’s Community Culture & Sports Division encourages community groups and projects to apply for a grant which provides a subsidy to enable the project leaders to run a successful Summer Project.

Projects can apply for funding of up to €2,000 each.

How to Apply

Complete and submit the Summer Project Expression of Interest Form on or before 28th February 2021. 

Forms are available on 

Click here for full details of the Summer Project Funding 2021 Scheme.

Please note that only groups who complete the Expression of Interest Form are eligible to apply for Summer Project Funding in 2021

Further Information

For more information please contact 8906220 or email commu%[email protected] " rel="nofollow"> [email protected]