2013 Commonwealth Home and Community Care (HACC) Funding Round

Dear Aged Care Stakeholder

The first open competitive grants funding round under the Commonwealth HACC program opened Friday, 19 July 2013. The application period will close at 2:00 pm on Monday, 2 September 2013 (6 weeks).

The funding round has been advertised on the department’s Tenders and Grants webpage (http://www.health.gov.au/Tenders) and appeared in the press from Saturday, 20 July 2013. Notification has also been placed on the Australian Government’s GrantsLINK site (http://grants.myregion.gov.au).

More information on the Commonwealth HACC program and the funding round, including the priority service types, is available on the Commonwealth HACC program webpage (http://www.health.gov.au/HACC).

(Please note that, currently the Commonwealth HACC program does not apply in Western Australia and Victoria. However, organisations within Western Australia and Victoria can apply for funding to deliver services in other states and territories.)