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Appendix G-List of discretionary grants programs

This appendix addresses the requirement for us to report details of the ongoing discretionary grants program we administer.

A discretionary grant is a payment where a minister or agency has discretion in determining whether a particular applicant receives funding and what, if any, conditions are imposed on the payment.

Table G.1 Discretionary grants programs

Program name More information Details of grant recipients
Outcome 2 - Transport
Road Safety Research Grants   For information about grant recipients, see www.infrastructure.gov.au/roads/safety/research_grants_program/index.aspx.
ATSB Aviation Safety Research Grants  
Outcome 3 - Regional Development and Local Government
Regional Partnerships page 196 For information about grant recipients, see www.regionalpartnerships.gov.au/partnerships/index.aspx.
Sustainable Regions page 201 For information about grant recipients see www.sustainableregions.gov.au
Regional and Rural Research and Development Grantsa page 195  

Note: Responsibility for Services to Indian Ocean Territories - state type grants - transferred to the Attorney-General's Department as a consequence of the Administrative Arrangements Order of 3 December 2007.

a On 1 July 2005 the Regional and Rural Development Grants and Regional and Rural Research Information and Data programs were merged into the Regional and Rural Research and Development Grants Program.

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