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Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund

Environmental awareness

Do you have a project or initiative that could help to increase awareness of environmental issues locally, or that could help your community to become more sustainable? If so, you may qualify for financial assistance from the Local Agenda 21 (LA21) Environmental Partnership Fund 2017. 

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, Climate Change, Air, Water, Sustainable Development etc.

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 prevention and reduction initiatives, educational initiatives and environmental exhibitions. Lists of previously funded projects can be viewed online at

How to apply

Applications must be made directly to Clare County Council Environment Section no later than 5:00 p.m., Friday, 23rd June 2017.

Application forms can be downloaded below:

More information on this fund is available in the Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund section of Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government website.

For further information contact:

Cepta McDonagh, 
Environment Section, 
Clare County Council, 
Áras Contae an Chláir, 
New Road, 
Co. Clare. 
Telephone: (065) 6846473

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Content Last Updated/Reviewed: 06/06/17