More than $13 million in contestable grants was awarded through the following programs:
- Restoration and Rehabilitation
- Saving our Species
- Environmental Education
- Environmental Research
- Protecting our Places
- Eco Schools
- Food Gardens in Schools
- Lead Environmental Community Groups.
The Waste Less, Recycle More initiative was in its second year in 2014-15 and disbursed more than $74 million in grants for a range of projects that support new community recycling centres, local government organics programs, major resource recovery infrastructure and landfill consolidation.
The $10 million Saving our Species Partnerships grants program began in 2014-15, and awarded almost $4.2 million in funding to target 25 site-managed species and 20 co-occurring species from other Saving our Species management streams.