£40m Coastal Communities Fund Round 5 Now Open for Bidding

The Coastal Communities Fund Round 5 is now open with £40 million available for spend from April 2019 to end of March 2021.  Funding goes to projects over £50,000 that will ultimately lead to regeneration and economic growth whilst directly or indirectly safeguarding and creating sustainable jobs.

Within this round 5 there are 2 separate funding rounds, each with their own timetable set out in part 7 of the guidance notes:

  • a ‘fast track’ early round for revenue projects only for which some funding will be available in 2018 to 2019. Stage 1 closing date 2 April.
  • the main funding round for which funding will be available from 1 April 2019. Stage 1 closing date 30 April.

Using the following link to find out more information about this fund. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coastal-communities-fund-round-5