Environment and Resource Efficiency: call in Greater Birmingham and Solihull (OC12R17P 0529)

Call to run a project focussed on preserving and protecting the environment and promoting resource efficiency in Greater Birmingham and Solihull.

Details

This call is looking to preserve and protect the environment and promote resource efficiency and specifically:

  • protect and restore biodiversity and soil and promoting ecosystem services, including through Natura 2000, and green infrastructure
  • promote innovative technologies to improve environmental protection and resource efficiency in the waste sector, water sector and with regard to soil, or to reduce air pollution

For more information, download the call specification.

Location

Project’s put forward under this call must cover the Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership area.

Although this call is open to projects that will be delivered within the whole of the Local Enterprise Partnership geography there is a ring fenced budget for projects that are delivered within the transition area – i.e. Tamworth, Lichfield, Cannock and East Staffordshire.

Value

Up to £7,200,000 of funding is available through this call. A minimum value of £500,000 of funding can be applied for.

Deadlines

Outline application deadline: 13 May 2017

Completion date

It is anticipated that funding from this call will be awarded for up to 3 years.

How to apply

To apply for funding under this call you will need to complete and send the Outline Application form to the email address provided in the call document. The guidance provides information to help you complete the form. The form and guidance can be found here.

Please make sure that you are using the latest version of the form and guidance from our website to submit your application.

You are also advised to read the details in the call documents in order to produce an application that complies with the requirements and meets the needs set out in the Operational Programme. All this information, the related guidance and the European Regional Development Fund Operational Programme can be found from our home page.

You may also find it helpful to see details regarding Technical Assistance projects. Details of these can be found on our website.

What happens next

If your outline application is successful, we’ll contact you and ask you to make a full application.

Contact details

If you have a question, contact WM.ERDFenquiries@communities.gsi.gov.uk.

Call reference number: OC12R17P 0529

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