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Apply for a funeral donation

To apply for a funeral donation, complete and submit a Funeral Donation Application Form (PDF) along with an email or letter of support from your Divisional Councillor.

You may apply for a funeral donation at any time.

Your application amount can be for money or for in-kind support (e.g. the use of Council facilities or assets through waiver of fees).

The maximum application amount is $5,000 per funeral.

In special circumstances applications exceeding the $5,000 limit may be considered by the Mayor and the CEO.


Applications can be submitted at any TSIRC Divisional office or via email to

Senior divisional staff members or the Divisional Manager at your Council office can help with your application.

Read our Grants and Donations Procedure (PDF) for further information about community grants.