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Foundation for National Parks & Wildlife

FNPW Bushfire Recovery Restoration Grants - Round 2

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Applicants: Please read

Goals of this grant round:

  • To provide funds to support restoration activities in the Local Government Areas (LGA's) listed as impacted by the 2019-2020 bushfires


1. Applicants may be eligible to apply for the grant if they are:

  • Community-based groups or organisations, or
  • Individuals with an ABN who can show experience with large scale plantings and project management, or
  • Australian not for profit organisations with an ABN, or
  • Government agencies working on public land

Applicants not eligible for funding are:

  • For profit organisations such as businesses, companies, trusts

2. You must be implementing bushfire restoration works in one of the Local Government Areas (LGA's) listed as impacted by the 2019-2020 bushfires.

3. Applicants will need to supply the following information:

  • details and evidence that the bushfire restoration activity will be in one of the LGA's
  • details of your experience
  • an ABN 
  • a breakdown of budgets and costings
  • bank details including branch name, address, BSB and account number,
  • evidence of current insurance status - public liability and/or professional indemnity
  • a copy of a risk assessment form which includes COVID-19 mitigation strategies
  • dates of planting
  • planting site details such as location, area to be planted
  • evidence of permission from the landowners or landholders for the activities to be undertaken (if not the applicant)

4. Priority will be given to projects and organisations that:

  • are planting trees sourced from an FNPW bushfire recovery nursery
  • are planting 1000 or more trees 
  • show community or volunteer engagement within the project activities
  • undertaking work in existing habitat corridors or designated protected areas on either public or private land
  • undertaking work over an area of at least  5ha 
  • supporting collaboration with Traditional Owners and First Nations organisations

If you have any questions in regards to these eligibility criteria, please contact the Bushfire Recovery Project Manager

Confirmation of Eligibility

I confirm that the applicant ...

  • has read and understands the program guidelines and is aware of reporting obligations. insert guidelines link here
  • does not owe any reports or money to FNPW as a result of previous funding or grants
  • has the appropriate type and level of insurance for the activities that are the subject of this grant
  • is in one of the Local Government Areas designated by State or Commonwealth Government as bushfire impacted by the 2019/2021 bushfires.
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