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Organics Infrastructure Fund closing 10 August 2017 (NSW)


The Waste Less, Recycle More Organics Infrastructure (Large and Small) Program provides $57 million over nine years to fund infrastructure and equipment to reduce food and garden organics waste going to landfill.

How to apply

Application forms and guidelines and full details on how to apply are available from the NSW Environmental Trust websiteexternal link.

A separate application form and guideline has been developed for each grant stream, please check that you have the correct documents before completing your application.

Attend a webinar or info session

  • Stream 1 and 4 webinar: Wednesday, 5 July 2017 from 2.00 pm to 3.30 pm – Register online
  • Stream 1 and 4 info session: Tuesday, 11 July 2017 from 9.30 am to 11.30 am at Novotel Hotel in Parramatta – Register online
  • Stream 3 webinar – Thursday, 6 July 2017 from 10.00am until 11.30am Register online

Three funding streams

Stream 1: Food and Garden Organics Processing

Provides up to $3 million for new and enhanced infrastructure to process food, garden or combined food and garden organics from households and/or businesses.

Stream 3: Food Donation

Provides up to $500,000 for infrastructure to facilitate the collection and redistribution of edible food waste from businesses to people in need, such as fridges, freezers, refrigerated vans and storage equipment like forklifts.

More information about food donation grants can be found online.

Stream 4: Product Quality

Provides up to $500,000 for equipment to improve the quality of recycled organics products to support access to new markets.

For more information (source) see >>> Organics Infrastructure Fund

Need help with your grant application?  Grant Writing – A Simple, Clear and Concise Guide is available via Amazon Australia, Amazon USA or eBay.

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