The Community Sustainability Infrastructure Fund is closed and Sustainability Victoria is no longer accepting applications under this program.
The objective of the program is to support small to moderate scale infrastructure projects demonstrating best practice and/or innovation that facilitates recycling, energy efficiency and/or local environmental improvement.
The fund comprises two streams:
The following organisations and projects have been approved to be funded.
|Applicant||Project summary||Stream||Funding approved|
|City of Ballarat||Waste to energy feasibility study||Local Government and Business||$100,000|
|City of Ballarat||Establishing a mattress and furniture recycling centre||LG and Business||$209,000|
|Moyne Shire||Extension of the rock wall to protect the closed landfill from ocean erosion||LG and Business||$60,000|
|Hepburn Shire||Small scale waste to energy feasibility study||LG and Business||$75,000|
|Moreland Energy Foundation Ltd||48KW solar system implemented across four Moreland schools||Community||$50,000|
|Benalla Golf Club||30.16KW system installed at the Benalla Golf Club||Community||$15,832|
|Lord Somers Camp and Power House||Energy Efficiency and Organic Waste Reduction Program||Community||$39,313|
|Close the Loop||Recycling asphalt additives incorporating waste tyres, paint and tonner||LG and Business||$120,000|
|Northern Grampians Shire||Identifying and addressing barriers to recycling of tyres in Stawell||LG and Business||$22,000|
|PGM Refiners Pty Ltd||Recycling plant for mechanical separation of flat panel TVs monitors and general electronic materials||LG and Business||$470,000|
|Kia-Ora Piggery Pty LTD||Expansion of waste food de-packaging facility and installation of a methane cogeneration plant||LG and Business||$380,000|
|Mazenod College - Mulgrave||Australia's largest secondary college solar PV systems stages 2 and 3 - 160kw||Community||$50,000|
|CBM Australia||Optimised 80kw solar system on energy efficient charity building||Community||$50,000|
|Hepburn Shire||Waste minimisation and Resource Recovery Project- Reducing Waste to Landfill- expansion of kerbside services||LG and Business||$110,000|
|Borough of Queenscliff||Kerbside green waste program||LG and Business||$123,086|
|Morgans Supermarket (Melton and Sunbury)||Strategic energy efficiency upgrades to refrigeration, air conditioning and lighting||LG and Business||$23,202|
|Pinewood Primary School||School recycling program||Community||$7,921|
|Kildonan Uniting Care||Energy Efficiency, solar power and waste reduction for a charity||Community||$50,000|
|Brunswick Secondary College||Recycling and waste reduction system||Community||$18,500|
|Glenelg Shire Council||Percy street PPR project||LG and Business||$50,000|
|Corangamite Shire Council||Waste feasibility study and organics recovery||LG and Business||$200,000|
|Future Employment Opportunities||Expanded polystyrene recycling program at Eaglehawk transfer station||Community||$30,000|
|Mawarra Centre Inc||Wood recovery social enterprise project||Community||$50,000|
|Langford Arch Pty Ltd||LED lighting, HVAC upgrade to commercial building in Camberwell||LG and Business||$50,000|
|Toolamba Primary School||School solar PV system||Community||$35,500|
|Green Collect||Growing Capacity & Innovation with Hard to Recycle Materials||LG and Business||$50,000|
|Foamex Victoria||Energy efficiency improvement to the pre-expander in EPS production||LG and Business||$110,000|
|City of Greater Geelong||Energy efficiency project for multiple council buildings||LG and Business||$169,275|
|Goulburn North Eastern Association of Community Centres||Energy Efficiency for Neighbourhood Houses in the Goulburn North East||Community||$49,350|
|Woodend Primary School||Here Comes The Sun: Stage 2 Solar Panels||Community||$15,963|
|Manningham City Council||Street litter bins to enhance recovery||LG and Business||$36,216|
|South Pacific Laundry||Boiler energy efficiency upgrade||LG and Business||$35,000|
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