Warwick District Council operates a Rural / Urban Capital Improvement Scheme (RUCIS) which gives grants (£1,000 - £30,000) towards capital projects to not-for-profit community organisations which make use of volunteer labour within Warwick District area. Capital is defined as “funds used by an organisation to purchase or upgrade physical assets such as property or equipment”.
Energy efficiency and renewable energy technology; loft, cavity wall or external wall insulation, LED lighting including controls & sensors, solar panels, heat pumps, replacement 'A' rated boilers or burners including zone control, heat recovery and thermal stores, electric charging infrastructure for public use
Building repairs and construction
Disabled access / facilities
Resurfacing; car-parks, driveway, sports courts, play areas
New facilities; kitchens, toilets
New equipment; playgrounds, machinery.
Projects up to £10,000 can receive a contribution of up to a maximum of 90%* of the overall costs
Projects over £10,000 can receive a contribution of up to 60%* of the overall costs (maximum award of £30,000)
* Please note that if the project does not meet the 'Environmentally sensitive' aim noted within the criteria the maximum contribution will be reduced to 80% (projects under £10,000) or 50% (projects over £10,000)
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis, for more information please visit: http://www.warwickdc.gov.uk/rucis
Or alternatively, call Jon Dawson on 01926 456204
- Funding and Income Generation
- Warwick District