Devon County Council and East Devon District Council have allocated a sum of money to be given in grants. This equates to £1.10 per elector in the District. The Parishes Together Fund is to be used by towns and parishes working together and involving their communities to try to solve local issues. Please submit joint applications between Parish/ Town Councils. Please read the guidance notes thoroughly before completing the application form.
IMPORTANT- If your application is incomplete by the deadline, it will not be assessed and will be returned to you. Please ensure that all sections are complete and any supporting documentation has been attached before submitting your application.
Section A- Your contact details
Name(s) of Town and Parish Council(s) involved in submitting this application:
Main contacts name, Town or Parish Council they represent, and address (including postcode):
Section B- About your project
Why do you want to carry out this project, why is it wanted and what difference will it make?
How do you know this is needed? Who and how have you consulted?
When do you intend to start work on this project and how long is work likely to take?
Section D- Project costs and match funding
What is the total cost of your project, and how have you arrived at that cost e.g. please detail and include any quotes you have received for the project?
Please check you have completed all of the information above.
You may also wish to include: - Quotes for project costs - Details of offers/ grants from any other funder/ organisation - Photographs, specifications and drawings - Extracts from your Parish Plan(s) - Evidence of consultation e.g. letters of support You can do this by e-mailing them to email@example.com
Before signing, please read
I confirm that: - I am authorised by the organisations involved to sign on their behalf. - Funding will not directly benefit any individual or private business and will only be used for the purposes specified within the application - Funding for projects of over £4,000 will only be paid upon receipt of valid invoices/ receipts. Any unspent monies for projects of under £4,000 will be returned to EDDC promptly. - That we will provide East Devon District Council with a statement of how the funding has benefitted the community
Signature of applicant (or type name and this will be counted as a signature):
The closing dates for applications will be on 30 September 2013, 15 December 2013 and 1 March 2014.
At this stage Devon County Council have only been able to confirm their funding of this scheme for this year only. If you have any queries contact: Jamie Buckley, Engagement and Funding Officer, East Devon District Council, Knowle, Station Road, Sidmouth, EX10 8HL E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 01395 517569