Grants and Funding Agreements

Dates: Brisbane: 9 May 2017 | 16 November 2017
Sydney: 26 May 2017
Melbourne: 23 June 2017
Perth: 21 July 2017
Darwin: 25 August 2017

8.45am for 9.00am - 4.45pm


$1,306 per person
$1,176 per person if booking two weeks before the workshop
$1,111 per person if in a group of three or more

Venues: Brisbane: Level 28, Riparian Plaza,

71 Eagle Street
Sydney: Level 15, 1 Bligh Street
Melbourne: Level 18, 333 Collins Street
Perth: Level 27, QV1 Building,
250 St George's Terrace
Darwin: Hilton Hotel, 32 Mitchell Street

Further information: Phone 1800 882 110 

Brisbane: 9 May | 16 November
Sydney: 26 May
Melbourne: 23 June
Perth: 21 July
Darwin: 25 August

Brisbane: 9 May | 16 November
Sydney: 26 May
Melbourne: 23 June
Perth: 21 July
Darwin: 25 August

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Grants and funding agreements can present a variety of legal problems.

This workshop focuses on the emerging issues faced by agencies administering grant programs at Commonwealth, State, Territory and local government levels.

Who should attend?

Legal and non-legal personnel involved in the planning, implementation and administration of grants and funding agreements.

What we’ll cover

  • What is a grant?
  • The framework for administering grants and funding within the public sector
  • Key issues in drafting funding agreements – do they stand up as enforceable contracts?
  • Best practice grant conditions and the use of standard agreements
  • Key risks in administering grant programs
  • Monitoring performance, contract management and accountability
  • Key tips for what to do when things go wrong
  • Practical workshops, case studies and problem-solving exercises.

What you’ll learn

You’ll learn the current best practice in the administration and management of grants and funding agreements.

What our clients say

"Excellent workshop. The small focus group was very interactive."

"I’m going to apply my new skills by redrafting the parameters and agreements for a number of programs that are about to commence."

"This workshop has provided me with a greater awareness of funding agreements/grants are effectively and successfully drafted, negotiated and carried out for the length of the project."

"Very engaging, relevant and informative. I enjoyed the workshop a great deal (much to my surprise). Thank you."

"Provided a much broader grounding of the topic than I expected. This will give me a far better understanding of how to establish a grants program."

"The materials are very easy to follow and detailed."

"Fantastic workshop. Jamie's style is very easy to listen to and his knowledge of the topic was exceptional. I learnt a lot."

"Really appreciated Jamie's insights and practical experience."

Support when you need it the most

As a participant of our program you'll have comfort in knowing that you can depend on us for ongoing support. Whether it be two weeks or two years after the workshop, you can call us at any time for a short, no-cost consultation.