Police innovation fund: bidding form

Bidding form and assessment criteria for the 2016 to 2017 police innovation fund.



These documents relate to the bidding process for the police innovation fund. The assessment criteria accompanying the form offers a guide on how the bids are judged.

The document ‘Police innovation fund 2016 to 2017: on a page’ sets out the types of bids we are accepting, the areas of focus, the criteria categories and the high level process.


The deadline for bids closed on 18 December 2015. There are no current plans to award further grants under the police innovation fund.

£91 million will be available to police forces in 2017 to 2018 through the police transformation fund. All police and crime commissioners have received details of the bidding process for the this.

All enquiries should be directed to

Published 25 November 2013
Last updated 23 October 2015 + show all updates
  1. New bidding form and assessment criteria added
  2. Bidding form and guidance for the 2015 to 2016 police innovation fund published.
  3. Bidding form and critieria for the funding for 2014 to 2015 published.
  4. First published.