The Landfill Disposals Tax Communities Scheme is a new Welsh Government funding programme managed by WCVA. The scheme will support local community and environmental projects in areas affected by the disposal of waste to landfill.
The first round is now open as of 30 April 2018, with a deadline of 26 July 2018.
How much funding is available?
Grants of between £5,000 and £49,999 will be available for projects that meet scheme criteria. The fund size is £1.4 million per annum.
Who and what will it fund?
The fund will be open to any organisation for projects focusing on one or more of the following themes:
Biodiversity – create Resilient Ecological Networks for the benefit of a range of habitats and species:
Waste Minimisation and the Diversion of Waste from Landfill – promote awareness and best practice to reduce the amount of waste produced:
Wider Environmental Enhancements – bring wider community benefit through improving quality of place: