If you have a project that will benefit your local community, we may be able to offer some financial support.

Section 106 Funding for Open Space, Sport and Recreation

Find out about open space, sport and recreation s106 funds and how you can apply for them.

Sustainable Community Locality Fund

South Hams Councillors each have £2,000 a year to spend on projects to support communities in their ward. The minimum grant that can be applied for is £100. Funding can be used to support local events, spaces and training as well as equipment and facilities. If you have more than one councillor in your area you might be able to request funds from each of them to support your project. To find out which councillor(s) represent your area see Find Councillors by Ward.

To make an application to the Locality Fund please use the guidance notes and Sustainable Communities Locality Fund application form under the downloads section of this page.

South Hams Crowdfunder

Crowdfunding is a great way to raise funds quickly online from a wide range of funders. The Council has joined forces with Devon County Council, Devon and Cornwall Police and other local authorities to provide dedicated crowdfunding. To find out more about the funds on offer see Crowdfund Devon.

SeaMoor Lotto

A lottery to support local community groups and good causes. To find out whether your local good cause might benefit from joining the lotto see SeaMoor Lotto.

Devon County Community Funding

A wide range of grants are available to communities throughout Devon from Devon County Council. For further details see Devon County Community Funding

Need more help?

If you would like some advice or help with completing an application or securing additional funding for your project, you can contact the Localities Team by e-mail at localities@swdevon.gov.uk