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New CLASP Funding Available for Local Projects

Since 2008 CLASP has provided over £600,000 to North West local authorities and their partners for energy & emission reduction, health, fuel poverty. climate adaptation, planning and skills projects.  

You can see full details and outputs from previously funded projects on the following pages:


Fund Objectives

  • Tackle critical and immediate barriers to local authority led action
  • Develop best practice and stimulate innovation in carbon reduction, adaptation and efficiency savings
  • Share best practice and facilitate transfer of knowledge
  • Accelerate progress towards a low-carbon and well adapting public sector
  • Develop local leadership on climate change

Applications are welcomed from Local Authority led local partnerships or groups of Local Authorities

Grants are to support discrete, small, short-timescale projects. There is a minimum grant of £3,000 and maximum of £15,000. We expect most awards by CLASP to be in the range of £5,000 - £10,000.



The next deadline for the submission of applications is 5pm 4th November 2013.

  • Awards will be confirmed as soon as possible after assessment in early November 2013.
  • Funded activity must take place between 1st December 2013 and 31st January 2015.
  • All projects will need to provide quarterly reporting in the interim.
  • All project spend must be completed at the very latest by the 31st January 2015.
  • All project reporting and sharing must be completed by 31st March 2015.


To Apply

Please download the Fund Guidance Document from here

Please download and complete the Application Form from here


All applicants can email: with any additional queries.