Archived Grant Opportunity View - GO6123
National Action Plan to Combat Modern Slavery 2020 to 2025 Round 2
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The National Action Plan to Combat Modern Slavery 2020 to 2025 provides the strategic framework for Australia’s response to modern slavery from 2020 to 2025 and is guided by 5 National Strategic Priorities:
- disrupt, investigate and prosecute
- support and protect
The National Action Plan can be found on the Attorney-General’s Department website.
The Australian Government has invested $4.4 million (GST exclusive) as part of the National Action Plan to deliver multi-year grants programs to fund civil society, business and industry groups, and academia for activities to:
- combat modern slavery in Australia
- increase the capacity of businesses to respond to modern slavery in global supply chains
- support new research to inform evidence-based policy responses to address modern slavery in Australia.
The program is comprised of 2 multi-year grant opportunities:
- round one (GO4703) which was implemented by the Department of Home Affairs in 2021 and provided funding over a 2-year period (2021–22 to 2022–23)
- round 2 (this grant opportunity) which will be implemented by the Attorney-General’s Department over a 2-year period (2023–24 to 2025).
The grants program sits within the Attorney-General’s Portfolio’s Outcome 1. Outcome 1 is focused on a just and secure society through the maintenance and improvement of Australia’s law, justice, security and integrity frameworks.
To be eligible you must be one of the following entity types:
- Corporate Commonwealth Entity
- Corporate State or Territory Entity
- Incorporated Association
- Indigenous Corporation
- Sole Trader
- Statutory Entity.
If you are applying as a Trustee on behalf of a Trust , the Trustee must have an eligible entity type as listed above.
Expected timing for this grant opportunity
Assessment of applications - Within 5 weeks from the closing date
Approval of outcomes of selection process - Within 11 weeks from the closing date
Notification to applicants - Within 12 weeks from the closing date
Negotiations and award of grant agreements - Within 18 weeks from the closing date
Earliest start date of grant activity - August 2023
End date of grant activity - 30 June 2025
To apply, you must:
- complete the online application form, please see 'Submit Application'
- provide all the information requested
- address all eligibility criteria and assessment criteria
- include all necessary attachments
- submit your application to the Community Grants Hub by 9:00 pm AEST on Tuesday 4 April 2023.
Please use Questions and Answers - version 3
Please refer to:
National Action Plan to Combat Modern Slavery - Round 2 - Commonwealth Standard Grant Agreement - version 2