Rubbish bins

Funding Opportunities

Waste Authority Funding

The Waste Authority provides funding for a range of Programs and Project through the Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Account.

Better Bins Program

The Better Bins Program was developed by the Waste Authority and is designed to assist Local Governments with implementing better practice kerbside collection systems as outlined in the Better Bins: Kerbside Collection Guidelines.

To view the Guidelines and Funding Guide, visit the Waste Authority website.

Community Grants Scheme

The Community Grants Scheme (CGS) was developed by the Waste Authority and is designed to support small scale community based projects that make an active contribution to the waste management and recycling in Western Australia. There are two rounds of grant funding available annually under the CGS.

For more information visit the Waste Authority website.

Roads to Reuse pilot

The Roads to Reuse pilot supports Main Roads Western Australia (MRWA) to use recycled Construction and Demolition (C&D) products in road construction. Formally known as the Recycled Construction Products Program, this initiative is designed to increase the use of recycled Construction and Demolition (C&D) materials in civil construction projects.

For more information visit the Waste Authority website.

Other Funding Options/Opportunities

Grants Directory (WA)

An online grants directory has been developed to help communities and Local Governments in regional and metropolitan Western Australia locate sources of financial assistance for their projects and initiatives.

For more information visit the DLGC website.

Grant Finder (Federal)

Grants and other funding programs are available for businesses from the Australian, state and territory governments. Local Governments can use Grant Finder to search through a wide variety of grants in many categories, including developing business, innovation and education.

For more information visit the Grant Finder website.