The Public Safety Infrastructure Fund (PSIF) grants (Council infrastructure grants) are for the development of public safety and security infrastructure to improve community safety and confidence in public places.
Up to $250,000 (GST excl) for any one council. Minimum application: $10,000.
Who can apply?
Victorian councils only.
Applications are now closed.
Types of projects to be funded
- streetscape and amenity improvements in public areas designed to minimise the risk of crime and support safe behaviour
- vandal resistant lighting systems and other physical security or safety measures
- physical elements of public place Closed Circuit Television systems (CCTV).
An information forum for local government staff was held on Thursday 16 June 2016 with key speakers giving tips, advice and issues for consideration in developing project proposals. View the videos or download the presentation slides on the Public Safety Infrastructure Forum 2016 page.