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Since 2012, Western Water has offered a range of grants. Our 2018 World Water Day grants are now open for application.

Western Water's World Water Day grants aim to help build sustainable and liveable communities.  Two grant schemes are available for application by schools and community groups within our service area.

Target 155 grants

These grants are designed to support sustainable water saving practices. They are available for the purchase and installation of water tanks, automatic sprinklers, connecting tanks to toilets and/or for school or community gardens.

Grants of up to $2000 are available.

Choose Tap grants

These grants assist with the supply and installation of drinking water fountains and bottle refill stations in schools and high-use community recreation areas in collaboration with Western Water.

Grants of up to $5000 are available.

How to apply 

Applications for our World Water Day grants close on 2 March 2018. Winners will be announced at a special event on World Water Day, 22 March 2018. 

To apply:

  • Download and complete the Grants application form214KB
  • Send the grants application form and a 1-2 page documents describing which scheme you are applying for, how your project meets the selection criteria outlined in the application form and the costs involved to: 

If you have any questions, please contact our Grants Officer on (03) 9218 5522.

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