Grata was established to remove the prohibitive burden caused by adverse cost risk in Australian public interest litigation.

We provide adverse costs protection and disbursement funding for game changing human rights, democratic freedom and climate change litigation in Australia.

If this sounds like you, please tell us about your case below and we'll be in touch.

Click here for more detail about the Grata Fund application process.

Unfortunately due to the huge volume of public interest cases that require financial support in Australia, we are currently unable to consider funding applications for new cases until June 2020, unless the case involves COVID-19 issues. Please feel free to complete the form below and we will let you know whether we will be interested in discussing your case further at that time.

A note on confidentiality: In order to assess your application, we will from time-to-time discuss your application with our legal partners. We only ever share information that is on the public record and never share confidential or sensitive information. If you would prefer that we not discuss your application with our legal partners, please specify below. 

Please note: We do not provide legal services and we are unable to provide funding for your own legal fees. If you are looking for pro bono lawyers, we recommend you contact JusticeConnect at While we try our best to respond to all genuine applications, given the high volume of requests for assistance we receive, we are not be able to respond to applications for legal fee funding or for legal service provision.

Click here to read our FAQ's before making an application.

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