Scrap Together grants

Program snapshot

Category: Organics Infrastructure Fund.

Amounts: Total of $260,000; individual grants of up to $10,000

Eligible bodies: NSW Councils, groups of NSW Councils. 

Contact: or

Status: Applications are now closed.

Managed by: NSW Environment Protection Authority


The objectives of the Scrap Together grant program include:

  • increasing the proportion of food waste put into the FOGO bin rather than red lid bin in council areas with existing FOGO collections
  • collecting additional audit and social research evidence to evaluate the effectiveness of the Scrap Together Campaign and the impact of different delivery activities.

Funding available 

Total of $260,000; individual grants of up to $10,000. Groups of councils submitting a joint application can apply for up to $10,000 for each participating council.

Application guidelines

This document has been provided for information only.

More information


Circular Economy Programs
Organics Unit
Phone: (02) 9995 6890

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