Landfill Communities Fund
SUEZ Communities Trust provides funds to not-for-profit organisations to undertake work that is eligible under the Landfill Communities Fund (LCF). Applications are considered for three areas of work which qualify for funding through the LCF.
These include: Public Amenities (Object D), Historic Buildings, Structures or Sites (Object E) and Biodiversity (Object DA). We support projects that make physical improvements at sites located in any of 100 funding zones around qualifying sites owned by our donor, SUEZ Recycling and Recovery UK.
How much can I apply for?
|Smaller Projects Fund||Primary Fund|
|Awards between £1 and £20,000||Awards between £1 and £50,000|
|Projects must have an overall cost of no more than £20,000||Projects must have an overall cost of no more than £250,000|
|Projects must start within 3 months and complete within 12 months of funds being awarded||Projects must start within 6 months and complete within 12 months of funds being awarded|
Is my project in an eligible location?
To be eligible for SUEZ Communities Trust’s LCF programme your project must be in England and fall within one of our active funding zones. To find out if your project site is eligible please enter your postcode using the postcode checker:
Who can apply for funding?
To be eligible to apply to SUEZ Communities Trust an organisation must:
Be run on a not for profit basis
Not-for-profit organisations could include community groups, parish councils, charities, community interest companies, sports clubs, community associations, local authorities and voluntary organisations.
Own or hold a lease for the project site with at least 10 years remaining
Projects should be based at a project site which must be owned or leased by the applying organisation. If your organisation neither owns the project site, nor has a lease with a minimum of 10 years remaining, you are not eligible to apply for SUEZ Communities Trust funding. The lease must be active before any application is made. Letters of intent or draft lease agreements are not accepted.
What is the Contributing Third Party (CTP) Payment?
Before SUEZ Communities Trust can release funding to a supported project we need to receive a payment called the Contributing Third Party payment (CTP). Please visit the CTP page to get a detailed description of the CTP and how to calculate it. More information
When can I apply for funding?
|Application Deadline||Smaller Projects Fund Notification date||Primary Fund Notification Date|
|5pm on 23rd January 2017||18th April 2017||12th May 2017|
|5pm on 24th April 2017||18th July 2017||11th August 2017|
|5pm on 24th July 2017||17th October 2017||
10th November 2017