Landfill consolidation and environmental improvements grants program

No further rounds are currently planned for this program.

Aim of the program

The Landfill Consolidation and Environmental Improvements grants program has provided $7 million to fund consolidation, closure and environmental improvements of landfills.

The grants apply to council areas in the Regional Regulated Area and the Non-Regulated Area. This includes licensed and unlicensed landfills in those areas. The grants do not apply to the Sydney Metropolitan Area and Extended Regulated Area.

This program is being delivered through a partnership between the Trust and EPA under the Waste Less, Recycle More Regional Delivery programs. Additional information can be found on the EPA website.

 

Grants awarded

Round 2

  • Stream 1: The Trust awarded funding to 10 projects totalling $1,457,916. A list of successful projects and project summaries is available on the 2015 grant summaries page.
  • Stream 2: The Trust awarded funding to 16 projects totalling $1,539,914. A list of successful projects and project summaries is available on the 2015 grant summaries page.

Previous funding

  • Round 1 Stream 1:  The Trust awarded funding to 14 projects totalling $1,889,366. A list of successful projects and project summaries is available on the 2014 grant summaries page.
  • Round 1 Stream 2:  The Trust awarded funding to 20 projects totalling $1,942,176. A list of successful projects and project summaries is available on the 2014 grant summaries page.

 

Further information

For information about funding, please contact the Environmental Trust:

Phone: (02) 8837 6093
Email:   waste.recycling@environmentaltrust.nsw.gov.au

For EPA general program-related issues or questions, please contact the EPA Regional Delivery Team:

Phone: (02) 9995 5755 or (02) 9995 6201
Email:   waste.grants@epa.nsw.gov.au

Page last updated: 13 December 2016