Members and potential future members experiencing financial challenges may be eligibile for the KidSport grant to assist with club registration fees.  The following information is available on the City of Joondalup website:


KidSport is part of the $20 million State Government initiative Sport4All. Sport4All aims to increase participation in community sport and recreation throughout Western Australia.


KidSport is being administered by the City of Joondalup in partnership with the Department of Sport and Recreation making it possible for more Western Australian children to participate in community sport and recreation. Eligible families can receive subsidies of up to $200.00 per calendar year for each child to go towards local club registration fees.


Individual eligibility criteria: 

Applicants must be aged 5 - 18 years 

Applicants must have a Health Care Card or a Pension Concession Card 

Applicant’s primary place of residence must be in the local government area they are applying to 

It is preferred that applicants register with a club that is in their local government area. 


KidSport online

KidSport applications are now online. Before applying online you will need:

An electronic copy (scan or photo) of the Health Care or Pension Concession card with the child's name listed (ensure the image/document is readable) 

The name of the KidSport club where the child intends to register (please ensure there is a place at the club for the child prior to submitting a KidSport application) 

Access to email. 


The application process:

Select "Yes" if you have applied for KidSport previously 

Provide all of the information including uploading the Health Care or Pension Concession card and click "submit" 

The application will be assessed 

When approved a notification will be emailed to the applicant and the club 

If the application is not approved, the applicant will receive an email notification 

If the application is approved, the applicant will receive an email with a "Validation Code" 

The applicant must forward this email onto the club 

The applicant should liaise with their club to ensure the KidSport grant is applied to their registration. 



More information on concession details can be found here.