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Conservation Grants

Funder:  NSW – Biodiversity Conservation Trust

Grant Background: The Biodiversity Conservation Trust’s (BCT) Conservation Partners Grants aim to assist BCT agreement holders to actively protect or improve the ecological value of their properties.

The following activities are supported:

  • Fencing—installation, repairs or replacement of wildlife-friendly conservation-related fencing (to control stock access)
  • Weed control
  • Introduced pest animal control
  • Supplementary planting, revegetation or vegetation enhancement
  • Habitat restoration—such as nest boxes, addition of ground layer including logs, rocks
  • Other maintenance—such as tracks or erosion control needed to maintain conservation value

$ Available: up to $15 000 per year for three years.

Eligibility:  You can apply for a grant if you have one of the following agreements to protect private land conservation values in NSW:

  • Unfunded Conservation Agreement
  • Trust Agreement
  • Registered Property Agreement
  • Wildlife Refuge
  • participation in the Community Environment Network’s (CEN) Land for Wildlife program
    participation in the Humane Society International’s (HSI) Wildlife Land Trust program

Key Dates: you can apply at any time for this grant.


Happy to chat if you need a hand with your application. Good luck, Melanie

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