Melton Borough Council

Contaminated recycling will not be collected from October 1st 2019

From 1st October 2019 your recycling bin will not be emptied if it contains non-recyclable item(s) You will need to remove the item(s) and we will empty the bin on your next brown bin collection day.

Click here to see what can go in your brown bins

Community Grants - Biffa Award - Main Grants Programme

Name of Grant Biffa Award - Main Grants Programme
Funding Amount Grants of £10,000 to £75,000 are available.
Who/what is eligible for funding? Main grants are available for community projects located within the vicinity of a Biffa operation that focus on improving quality of life and fostering vibrant communities. Not-for-profit organisations can apply. To be eligible for funding the following criteria must be met: Organisations must be Environmental Bodies enrolled with ENTRUST and projects registered with ENTRUST under category D or E. - Projects must be within five miles of a significant Biffa operation or within 10 miles of an active Biffa Landfill site. - Projects must be within 10 miles of any licensed landfill site (owned by any company). - There must be full public access to the project area for a minimum of 104 days per year.
Deadline The following dates are to be confirmed: October 2016 Community Buildings and Rebuilding Biodiversity, February 2017 Rebuilding Biodiversity and Recreation, June 2017 Recreation and Community Buildings. Applications can only be made online.
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