The Environment Small Grants provide up to $5 million in grants in 2017-18 to community, environment, and other groups to undertake natural resource management activities that improve the quality of the local environment.
Grants available: for projects between $5,000 and $50,000
Applications close: 5pm 19 March 2018
Project duration: 12 months
Eligible activities: one of more of the following activities
Appendixes B & C in the guidelines provide details on eligible and ineligible expenditure. Guidelines, application forms & more information: go to https://www.business.gov.au/Assistance/National-Landcare-Program-Environment-Small-Grants
Got an idea? Council can provide assistance with putting a grant application together. For further information, contact Councils Landcare Facilitator firstname.lastname@example.org.
Is your property greater than two hectares and zoned for rural land use?
If yes, then you are eligible to apply for Council’s Environmental Works Grant Program 2018.
The Environmental Works Grant Program provides a financial incentive to rural landowners to protect and enhance Whittlesea’s biodiversity. The Program offers grants of up to $1500 for fencing projects which permanently protect remnant vegetation from livestock, fencing and planting around farm dams, and revegetation projects including shelterbelt establishment and environmental weed control within remnant vegetation.
Environmental Works Grant Program is now open for applications until 30 November 2017.
Click here to apply:
Call Mark Williams, Council’s Sustainable Land Management Officer, on 9217 2471 for more information or to discuss a project proposal.