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: October-November 2021

Youth Sports  Grant 2021

Fingal County Council Sports Office in conjunction with the Sport Ireland invite applications for funding under the Youth Sports (Small Grant) Scheme 2021. This scheme is open to Voluntary Sporting Organisations who have registered with the Fingal Community County Register( PPN), affiliated to a recognised NGB or disability organisation and are working with young people and based in the Fingal administrative area.

The Youth Sport (Small Grant) Scheme aims to assist existing clubs towards equipment purchase, referee/coaching fees etc., Applications that create a positive impact on participation levels, encourage diversity and integration and demonstrate sustainability within the club may have a greater chance for funding approval.

Clubs who applied and were approved for Fingal Sports Equipment Funding in 2021 are not eligible for the Youth Sports Grant 2021.

Closing date and time for applications is Friday 24th September 2021 by 6pm

Please link on the form below to apply