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Recycle Market Enviro Grants Program

Description: To provide merit-based support for community groups to:

• Support and stimulate diverse and dynamic projects, programs and events through strategic investment choices;
• Develop stronger and more resilient communities through capacity building;
• Establish and maintain environmental initiatives and programs;
• Provide a leverage for increasing community benefit; and
• Strengthen social cohesion, collaboration and inclusion.


The Recycle Market Enviro Grants Program supports organisations to undertake projects that contribute to one or more of the following:

• Environmental sustainability and/or conservation projects;
• Educational initiatives in waste and recycling;
• Community health and well-being assets;
• Social outlets for member of the community

Specific Program Guidelines:

• Be organisations based or operating within the boundaries of Western Downs Regional Council;
• Be organisations that are community based and non-profit making;
• Be incorporated or sponsored by an incorporated body;
• Have appropriate insurance and adhere to sound Workplace Health and Safety practices;
• Appropriately acknowledge Council and IOS funding involvement and support with opportunities provided for publicity and participation at key activities and/or events;
• Demonstrate a purpose that is in the public interest.
• Applications from schools will be considered for innovative projects and programs outside core curricular requirements.

Assistance Type:

• Assistance will be purely of a financial nature and be provided as a cash contribution;

Related documents:

• Iolar Operational Services Recycle Market Enviro Grants Program Policy

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Submissions Close 31 March 2020