Northern Tasmania Grants Program…Now Open!

Applications are now open for the Northern Tasmanian Waste Management Group (NTWMG) Resource Recovery and Waste Minimisation Grants program!

Resource Recovery and Waste Minimisation Grants

Financial support is available to eligible organisations in northern Tasmania that are working to decrease the amount of waste sent to landfill from core activities and/or increase the recovery of resources from waste that would otherwise be lost to landfill.

This funding program responds to the increasing financial pressures associated with meeting landfill management, environmental and rehabilitation standards, as well as the need to reduce the strain on landfill airspace and the environment by recycling and reusing materials.  Please see below for eligibility criteria, Grant Guidelines and the 2017/18 Application Form.

The grants are for eligible project costs associated with procuring infrastructure or educational materials necessary to improve waste management practices in the northern Tasmanian area.

A funding allocation of $70,000 is available under the 2017/18 Resource Recovery and Waste Minimisation Grants program.

    4th September 2017
    5.00pm 27th October 2017

Applications will be assessed by the NTWMG Committee on 17th November at Launceston City Council Offices. Grant recipients will be announced in December 2017.

Waste NoT Awards 2017

Recognising excellence in waste management and recycling in Northern Tasmania

Have you, your school, or your business made an effort to change the way you manage your waste?

The Waste NoT Awards 2017 is open to schools, individuals and organisations who are improving their waste management practices.

From recycling to re-invention, up-cycling, and education initiatives, the Waste NoT Awards recognise and reward your efforts.

FREE ENTRY. Open to everyone who lives or works, and organisations that operate, within northern Tasmania.

Entries are open from 3 July and close at 5.00pm 31 August 2017.

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recycling in order to decrease the amount of waste that ends up as landfill.
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