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Biffa Award gives grants to projects that benefit communities living near landfill sites. Current themes are: rebuilding biodiversity, recreation and community buildings.

Eligibility for local authorities is limited; download the OVERVIEW OF LANDFILL COMMUNITY FUND (LCF) for guidance.

Biffa does not fund:

  • Individuals, profit-making or local government organisations (including Community Councils) and organisations that are not able to register as an Environmental Body with the regulator ENTRUST(please visit the ENTRUST website for details on eligibility www.entrust.org.uk or call the helpline on 01926 488 300)
  • Projects on sites that are owned and or maintained by borough, county, city, district, parish or town councils, unless a formal lease, with a minimum term of no less than 10 years,is in place with the applicant (Biffa will not accept other forms of agreement including but not limited to heads of terms or underleases)