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Local Agenda 21 Environment Partnership Fund 21 2015

Aug 28, 2015

Environmental Awareness:

Do you have a project or initiative that could help to increase local levels of environmental awareness or that could help your community to become more sustainable?

If so. You may qualify for financial assistance from Local Agenda 21 (LA21)

Environmental Partnership Fund 2015 . This Fund promotes sustainable development by assisting small scale, non-profit environmental projects at local level.

Does Your Project Qualify?

Projects should focus on environmental awareness and actions which complement national environmental policies such as those on waste, biodiversity, water conservation and climate change. A wide variety of projects and schemes have been supported under the Fund in previous years, including community gardens and allotments, compost schemes, rainwater harvesting, biodiversity projects, waste reduction initiatives, educational initiatives and environmental exhibitions. Lists of previously funded projects can be viewed online at

How to Apply:

Applications are made directly to your local authority.

For Galway City applicants, contact:

Environment Department, Galway City Council,
City Hall, College Road, Galway.
(091) 536400 E-mail:

Forms (in both Irish and English) are available from Galway City Council or on-line at or at

*The deadline for receipt of completed application forms has been extended to 5:00pm on Wednesday, 09th September 2015.

(Please note that the offices of Galway City Council closes daily at 4:00pm).

E-mail applications will be accepted.

More information is available on the Galway City Website under Local Agenda 21