Projects which directly benefit the community or local environment could be eligible for funding.
Eligible projects within a 3 mile radius of a RED Industries licensed landfill (ST5 6SB) or treatment & transfer station (ST6 2DZ) can apply for funding. The types of projects that would be eligible to receive grant money from the Landfill Communities Fund include:
Public Parks and Amenities
Providing, maintaining or improving a public park or amenity which directly benefits the general public, including community centres and village halls, public sporting facilities, and bridleways and cycle paths. The park or amenity should be open to the general public for at least four evenings or two days a week, or at least 104 days a year. The park or amenity should not be restricted to a specific user group defined by age, gender, race or disability etc. The park or amenity must be run on a not-for-profit basis.
Conservation of Biodiversity
The conservation or recovery of a species in its natural habitat OR the provision, conservation, restoration or enhancement of a natural habitat.
Restoration of Religious Buildings or Buildings of Architectural or Historical Interest
Maintenance, repair or restoration of a religious place of worship or a building of historical or architectural interest which is open to the general public and is not-for-profit.
If your project is within 3 miles of our licensed landfill or treatment and transfer station, you could be eligible for funding.
Treatment & Transfer Station: Sneyd Hill, Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST6 2DZ
Walleys Quarry Landfill: Cemetery Road, Newcastle-undr-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 6SB