• Scottish Landfill Communities Fund


The Scottish Landfill Communities Fund (SLCF) is for projects that require up to £50,000 from Viridor Credits.

SLCF applications are considered by the Scotland Steering Group and must start drawing down funding within six months of the date of Offer Letter and complete draw down within 12 months.

Viridor Credits supports Community, Heritage and Biodiversity projects located within 10 miles of any active Landfill site or Transfer station accepting 2,500 tonnes of waste.

How do I apply?

Access our online application system and complete the Stage One Application Form. You will receive a response within five working days confirming whether your project meets Viridor Credits' Eligibility Criteria.

Once you have received confirmation of eligibility from Viridor Credits, please read the Guidance Notes for Applicants prior to completing Stage Two fo the online application form. The Stage Two application must be received by the closing date to be considered for the next meeting.

Objects A, B & F (Land Restoration, Recycling and AB Services)

To apply for funding under objects A, B & F, please call 01823 476476 to discuss your application. Projects under objects A, B and F can be located anywhere in Scotland.

Objects C D & E (Community, Heritage and Biodiversity)

To start the application process, or to continue an application you have started, please click here.

Incomplete Application Forms

Please be aware that we are unable to consider incomplete applications. Therefore please ensure that you are in a position to provide all the required information before submitting your application to us. Incomplete applications will be declined. Viridor Credits has the policy of not reconsidering previously declined elements. If you require advice in order to fully complete your application, please contact one of our grants co-ordinators, who will be able to advise you - Tel: 01823 476476.