Application for Community Resilience funding for Local Resilience Forums in England

Defra has launched a tender exercise for the awarding of the ‘Local Resilience Forum Grants for Local Authorities’ scheme (reference OM17392), via a mini-competition and would like to invite your forum to participate.

Grant funding is available for to up to 38 separate projects to strengthen / build community resilience to the impacts of climate change, within the total budget of £75,000. The maximum grant funding available, per project is £10,000, inclusive of any irreclaimable VAT.

To participate in the tender please register your forum on the Defra e-tendering portal Bravo – as soon as possible and email when you have done so. The closing date for bids is 3rd December 2012 and any clarification questions must be received by 26th November 2012. 

For further information, email