Regional Family Dispute Resolution Services

Category Family and Domestic Violence

Status Closed

Delivered on behalf of Attorney-General's Department

Selection Process Restricted

State/Territory National

Closing Date & Time

PLEASE NOTE: Applications for this grant round are closed and currently in the process of being assessed. Applicants will be advised when the round has been finalised.

Regional Family Dispute Resolution Services 

The Australian Government is inviting organisations via a restricted process to apply to deliver the Regional Family Dispute Resolution (RFDR) Services as part of the Family Relationship Services Program (FRSP) from 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2024.  Funding will be offered to 23 organisations as a result of this process.

RFDR services are designed to meet the particular needs of regional communities, providing a range of services to help separating families resolve disputes and reach agreement on parenting arrangements and property. These services provide dispute resolution, education, information and counselling. The objectives of the grant opportunity are to:

  • assist separating families resolve disputes relating to separation and divorce and improve their post-separation relationships, and
  • improve people’s management of issues relating to separation.

More information

More information about the Regional Family Dispute Resolution Services, as well as requirements for applicants can be found in the Grant Opportunity Guidelines.

Other grant opportunity documents are only accessible by invited applicants on the GrantConnect website.

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Contacting the Community Grants Hub

If you would like assistance, please call the Community Grants Hub Hotline on 1800 020 283 or email

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Please quote 2017-2075 – Regional Family Dispute Resolution Services when you phone or email the Community Grants Hub.

Grant Opportunity Documents