Council Litter Grants

The NSW EPA has released its third round of Council Litter Grants under the $465.7 million NSW Government Waste Less Recycle More program (WLRM).

The new grants provide a one off opportunity to NSW local councils to deliver litter prevention projects. The new grant funding is summarised below:

Grant Eligible Applicants Project Requirements Funding Per Applicant Closing Date
Council Litter Grants Individual NSW Councils
  • Complete litter assessment(s) using the EPA Local Litter Check Tool
  • Be conducted on public lands
  • Include internal and/or external partnerships
  • Include the four key pillars of: education (using EPA Hey Tosser materials), enforcement, infrastructure and evaluation
$25k – $125k to fund up to 100% of project costs Friday 8th April 2016

MRA has submitted more than 100 WLRM grant applications to date, winning more than $27m in funding for our clients.

If your facility is interested in any of the above grant programs, please contact us at or on (02) 8541 6169.

MRA can provide a one-stop shop to maximise your chances of success.