By Adi Prasad, MRA Consulting Group
The new grants provide an opportunity for eligible entities to reduce the amount of C&D material being sent to landfill by reusing and recycling resources in other NSW civil construction projects. The program focuses only on publicly owned construction projects in NSW (e.g. roads, parklands, storm water upgrades, buildings).
|Applicant type||Project requirements||Funding per applicant||Closing date|
|Organisations holding an ABN (local government, consultants, contractors, waste service providers)||Projects must:
||Up to $150,000
What will not be funded?
Ongoing administration and operational costs (post-completion), programs funding devolved grants, one-off information events and commenced/completed projects.
|N/A, Applications are ongoing until the funds are exhausted or June 2020.
Applications will be reviewed on a quarterly basis.
The following projects are not eligible for funding:
- Interstate transport of waste
- Waste to energy
MRA has submitted more than 140 WLRM grant applications to date, winning more than $40m in funding for our clients.
If your organisation is interested in any of the above grant programs, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or on (02) 8541 6169.
MRA can provide a one-stop shop to maximise your chances of success.
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