Up to £5,000 available to support community composting projects in the district

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Hampshire County Council’s Waste Prevention Community Grant fund is currently open for applications.

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This fund has been set up to help kickstart or expand projects which reduce household waste and provide benefits to the local community.

Projects must demonstrate that they meet a range of criteria (which can be found on the website), with priority given to supporting community composting projects in the district.

Grants will be awarded up to £5,000. There is no minimum amount.

The deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday 12 January 2024.

The following types of organisations can apply:

  • Community, neighbourhood, or voluntary groups
  • Registered charities
  • Schools, colleges, and universities
  • Not-for-profit organisations (including social enterprises)
  • Businesses with less than 250 employees
  • Faith groups delivering community work
  • Parish councils

Find out more on the Hampshire County Council website.