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Area Committee Funding


To apply, you’ll need:

  • a bank or building society account in the organisation’s name
  • up-to date annual account or a cash flow forecast (if it’s a new organisation)

You must also have an official document which contains at least:

  • the name, aim and objectives of the organisation
  • a dissolution clause for the organisation
  • a list of trustee or committee member signatures

If your application relates to you working with vulnerable adults or children, you’ll need to provide up to date safeguarding policies too.

If your local area committee is:

Once you’ve completed the application form, email it to Alternatively, you can post your application to:

  • Area Committees
  • Swale Borough Council
  • Swale House
  • East Street
  • Sittingbourne
  • Kent
  • ME10 3HT

What happens next

Once we’ve received your application, we’ll assess it for eligibility. Your application will be considered at the appropriate Area Committee meeting. They’ll decide which applications are supported from the available funds.

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