Projects under the Recreation theme can include new play equipment; landscaping works, including boardwalks, trees and shrubs; skate parks; woodland walks; nature trails; outdoor gyms; and building works within communal areas of sporting clubhouses (such as kitchen and toilet facilities) which have a wider community use and are not for the sole use of sports club members. It generally includes projects that benefit people within their free time. Under this theme an applicant will have to show evidence of wider community use, involvement and consultation.
To be eligible, projects must:
- Be located within five miles of a significant Biffa Group Limited operation or 10 miles of an active Biffa Landfill site.
- Be within 10 miles of any landfill site in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
- Be open for a minimum of 104 days of full public access each year.
There is a two-stage application process and applications are reviewed on a rolling basis
For more information go to the Biffa website (opens in a new tab)