Postcode Local Trust to Re-open in January 2017

The Postcode Local Trust which is a grant-giving body funded by players of People’s Postcode Lottery will re-open for applications on the 23rd January 2017.

The Trust provides financial support for charities and good causes which help communities enhance their natural environment in a way that benefits the wider community. Registered charities in England, Scotland & Wales can apply from £500 – £20,000 (£10,000 in Wales) whilst other constituted not for profit organisations may apply for up to £2,000 for community based projects that improve local ecology and habitats, encourage bio-diversity and benefit the wider environment.

The type of projects that can be funded include:

  1. good causes which enable local people to benefit wildlife and engage with the natural environment;
  2. projects that enhance biodiversity or renovate/create new green habitats;
  3. sustainable energy projects benefitting local areas and local people;
  4. enhancement of play areas vital to a local area;
  5. volunteering initiatives of local importance.

The closing date for applications will be the 10th February 2017.

To find out more and how to apply please visit Postcode Local Trust website