Commonwealth Funding Agreement

The documents that make up the agreement between the Commonwealth government agency and the funded body may vary and contain the following documents: organizations should seek independent legal advice on the terms and practical implications of their Commonwealth grant agreements. These templates were developed to replace the agency-specific models for grant agreements, including proposals from the Department of Social Services (DSS). The DSS Streamlined Grant Agreement is not part of the Ministry of Finance`s collection of proposals and will end as DSS has removed new grant agreements with municipal-based organizations. The Australian Government makes additional payments for the social and community sector (SACS) available to organisations that fund them directly to implement in-scope programmes. Grant agreements currently concluded with eligible service providers include an additional bag component. The Commonwealth Simple Grant Agreement is based on the previous Low Risk Grant Agreement and replaces it and contains other formulation options for the complementary conditions. The following fact sheet provides instructions on some of the important concepts that funded organizations should consider. The fact sheet is more useful if you have it on hand with your help documents.. . .