National Lottery Commission: SPORT AND RECREATION SECTOR. Uplifting Society Through The Arts

About the Opportunity

The NLC promotes the preservation and development of arts, culture, and heritage in order to empower communities to help themselves and enable artists to showcase their work internationally.

This sector funds the development of the arts and the preservation of South African culture and national heritage. The concept of national heritage is a broad one, which includes our natural environmental heritage as well as historical and architectural heritage.

Programs to be Supported:

  • School sport: Development of school sporting facilities e.g., multipurpose courts, sports fields (soccer, rugby, cricket and athletics, hockey, etc.); sporting equipment and apparel

  • Upgrade and maintenance of existing sporting / recreational infrastructure; participation in leagues/competitions. Tournaments linked to National Days e.g., Heritage Day, Youth Day. Apparel and sports equipment.

  • Coordination and/or hosting of tournaments, leagues, and other competitions; certified training of technical officials, coaches, and administrators.

  • Preparation for domestic and international competitive participation through high-performance programs and/or pre-departure camps and capacity building / Team South Africa delivery.

  • Active recreation: coordination and/or organizing of community active recreational activities including Indigenous Sport; Development of clubs

Sports & Recreation Application Pack

  • Application Guidelines:

  • Application Form

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Contact Details

Contact Centre: 0860 065383

Switchboard: 012 432 1300

Fax: 086 523 7127


National Lotteries Commission Head Office

Physical Address: Block D, Hatfield Gardens 333 Grosvenor Street Hatfield PRETORIA 0083

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