What level of funding is available?  €1,500

Aim of Covid Restart Grant? To assist Community Groups who deliver sport and physical activity programmes and minority sports clubs assistance to cover costs associated with returning to activity.

What costs can be applied for?

  • Insurance Costs
  • COVID-19 Related Costs for Hygiene Consumables (E.g. Hand sanitizer, soap, face masks, gloves etc.)
  • COVID-19 Related Infrastructure Costs (E.g. Plexiglass screens, wall mounted dispensers, signage)
  • COVID-19 Related venue/equipment cleaning costs
  • Increased venue hire costs to comply with social distancing
  • COVID-19 Related Volunteer Training Costs
  • COVID-19 Related Staff Training Costs
  • Additional Registration/ Event Management Costs (E.g. admin or IT costs to manage self-declarations)

Receipts can be dated from 1st September 2021 

Who can apply?
(A) Community Groups who deliver sport and physical activity programmes  
(B) Sports Clubs who are NOT affiliated to a National Governing Body of Sport (NGB’s)
(C) Minority Sports Clubs whose NGB is not listed below:

The following is a list of NGB’s that are administering Covid restart grants to their
affiliated clubs. Clubs are advised to contact their NGB for further information:
1) American Football Ireland
2) Archery Ireland
3) Athletics Ireland
4) Basketball Ireland
4) Bol Chumann na hÉireann
5) Bowling League of Ireland
6) Camogie Association
7) Canoeing Ireland
8) Cricket Ireland
9) Diving Ireland
10) FAI
11) Fencing Ireland
12) GAA
13) GAA Handball Ireland
14) Golf Ireland
15) Gymnastics Ireland
16) Hockey Ireland
17) Horse Sport Ireland
18) IRFU
19) Irish Athletic Boxing Association
20) Irish Judo Association
21) Irish Martial Arts Commission
22) Irish Sailing Association
23) Irish Squash
24) Irish Taekwondo Union
25) Ladies Gaelic Football Association
26) Motor Sport Ireland
27) Mountaineering Ireland
29) Rowing Ireland
30) Rugby League Ireland
31) Special Olympics Ireland
32) Swim Ireland
33) Triathlon Ireland
34) Weightlifting Ireland
Clubs who are affiliated to the above NGB’s may contact their own National Governing Body of
Sport for COVID support.

Closing Date Friday 20th May 2022 at 4pm