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Creating Safer Places

$25,000 - $300,000

Creating Safer Places is part of the government’s Building Safer Communities program. It offers Victorian councils grants of between $25,000 and $300,000 over 2 years to undertake urban design projects that apply an inclusive environmental design approach to

  • deter crime
  • increase safety
  • activate public places.

Creating Safer Places funding will support projects that:

  • help prevent crime and improve safety and community perceptions of safety Encourage the legitimate use of public places by increasing amenity and encouraging a positive sense of ownership of the space
  • assist a diverse range of community members to feel safer and become more engaged in their community
  • encourage the development of local partnerships to understand and address local crime prevention issues.
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Reviewed 09 November 2021