Kidsport

The Shire of Northampton has been successful in receiving funding from the Department of Sport and Recreation to administer the KidSport program.

KidSport makes it possible for eligible children to join a not-for-profit sport or recreation club, by contributing up to $150 towards paying club registration and other agreed fees.

To be eligible children must;

  • Live within the Shire of Northampton
  • Be aged 5 – 18 years
  • Have a Health Care Card or Pension Concession Card

Applicants can apply for KidSport funding to pay fees for a number of registered clubs. Funding is only available to cover fees of clubs that are registered for KidSport with the Shire of Northampton. The list of registered clubs is continually growing, if the club you would like to join is not currently registered, please contact the Shire Office on 99341202 to discuss if it is eligible to become a registered club.

How to apply

  • Ensure you meet ALL the eligibility criteria
  • Go online to https://www.dsr.wa.gov.au/funding/individuals/kidsport and complete the application form
  • Alternatively if you do not have computer access you can complete a  KidSport Application Voucher, which can be obtained below or by visiting the Shire of Northampton Offices during normal office hours
  • Parent/Guardian must complete all sections of the Application Voucher including a valid email address, you can use a friend or relatives
  • Send the completed voucher to the Shire of Northampton to have the voucher validated. Ensure you bring your health care card/pension concession card/referral form.
  • Once your application has been processed you will receive a voucher code which you must present to your selected club.

Alternatively you can post your completed voucher, along with a copy of your health care card/pension concession card/referral form to:

Shire of Northampton

PO Box 61 Northampton WA 6535

Once your postal application has been processed it will be returned to you via post.

Validated application vouchers must then be presented to selected clubs to complete the registration process.

Download a Kidsport Application voucher

 

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