Grants and funding

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We administer grants and funding programs that seek to improve Victoria's waste and recycling systems, encourage more efficient use of energy and help the state move towards a circular economy model.

We announce future grant and funding opportunities on our LinkedIn page, or you can register for updates about specific types of grants by visiting the pages below.

Waste, resource recovery and recycling grants



Bioenergy Infrastructure Fund grants

Supporting projects that use bioenergy technologies for the recovery and reprocessing of organic waste from commercial, industrial and municipal sources.

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Technology eWaste

E-waste Infrastructure grants

Supporting infrastructure upgrades and improvements to Victoria's e-waste collection and storage facilities.

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Recycling Industry Transition Support

Helping Victoria’s recycling industry transition to new market conditions.

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Research, Development and Demonstration grants

Supporting research, development and demonstration projects that can increase the quantity of recycled products being sold in Victoria.

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Resource Recovery Infrastructure Fund grants

Supporting businesses and local government through funding for major recycling projects that recover valuable products and reduce waste going to landfill.

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Energy efficiency grants


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Local Government Energy Saver program

Helping councils understand, prioritise and implement energy efficiency and renewable energy upgrades.

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Victorian Healthy Homes program

Aiming to improve indoor winter temperatures and reduce energy bills for Victorians living on low incomes with healthcare needs.

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