CIL Fund

The current CIL Fund round is now closed to Expressions of Interest. 

Expressions of Interest were sought for local infrastructure projects which either:

  • alleviate the impact of development on an area
  • help development to come forward
  • focus on supporting children and young people

We received 124 Expressions of Interest between 4 April and 23 June 2022 seeking £6.6m of support from an available £500,000.  Of these, 34 have been invited to submit a full application by 31 October 2022.  It is anticipated that a decision will be made early 2023 as to which of these will receive CIL funding.  A list of the successful projects and the amount of funding awarded will be published on this webpage.

First Round

The first CIL Fund round was held between July and October 2020. The Council awarded £622,939 to:

  • not-for-profit organisations
  • community groups (including local councils)

The funding was awarded for local infrastructure projects that encourage greener and healthier lifestyles.

Applicants needed to show how there was local need and community support for their project, as well as how it will enable lower carbon living.

The successful projects were:

  • The 2 Minute Foundation - Education Centre: £32,576
  • Falmouth Town Council - Green Corridor: £43,276
  • Chyan Community Trust: £25,000
  • Urban Biodiversity CIC - Newquay Community Orchard: £65,000
  • Our Only World - Water Refill Stations: £67,500
  • Walker Lines Gymnasium Trust: £53,345
  • South Kerrier Alliance CIC: £32,645
  • Launceston Community Development Trust: £35,000
  • Troon Association Football Club: £30,000
  • Budehaven Community School: £45,702
  • Dobwalls and Trewidland Parish Council - Community Space: £30,000
  • Co Cars Ltd - Bodmin Electric Bike Club: £62,500
  • Co Cars Ltd - Bude Electric Car Club: £58,000
  • Stithians Energy Group: £42,395

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