Community Grant Scheme

The council awards grants to voluntary organisations and community groups, which in the opinion of the Council are in the interests of the parish and will benefit them in a manner commensurate with the expenditure and where financial need is demonstrated.

All applications will be considered on their individual merits. The final decision on assessment of applications and the level of any award offered lies with the Council.

You can apply if you fit the following criteria.

  • You are a not-for-profit group operating for the benefit of the community in the Parish of Wetwang
  • You have a constitution or set of rules.
  • You have a Bank / Building Society Account with at least two signatories.

Amount of Grant

  • Applications for up to £250.00 will be considered, the total amount allocated to the fund is £2000 per annum.
  • Applicants will not be required to match fund.

When to apply

  • Grants are considered by the Council in April and October of each year.
  • Completed applications should be forwarded to the Clerk no later than 15th March for consideration in April or 15th September for consideration in October.
  • You may be expected to attend the meeting to provide any additional supporting information and answer any questions the Council might have.
  • Applicants will be notified within a month of the meeting of the Council.

Application Form

Guidance Notes