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Landfill Disposals Tax Communities Scheme

Coming Soon! A new grant funding programme to help communities living within 5 miles of certain waste transfer stations or landfill sites take action for their local environment.
The Landfill Disposals Tax Communities Scheme is a new Welsh Government funding programme that will be managed by WCVA and launched in Spring 2018. The scheme will support local community and environmental projects in areas affected by the disposal of waste to landfill.

Who and what will it fund?
Details are still being finalised but it is expected that the fund will be open to any organisation for projects focusing on one or more of the following themes:

How much funding is available?

Grants of between £5,000 and £50,000 will be available for projects that meet scheme criteria, with one larger project of national significance also being funded each year. The fund size is £1.4 million per annum.

How can I be kept informed?
Watch this space! AVOW will publicise the details through our e-bulletin and website, as soon as they are announced.

More information about the background to the Landfill Disposals Tax Communities Scheme is available from Welsh Government.

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