Leisure & Community Grants

Three Rivers District Council is no longer accepting applications for grant funding under the Leisure & Community or Capital Scheme.  Instead the Council will commission health and wellbeing related projects.  Alternative sources of funding have been listed below.  For the remainder of 2018/19 Three Rivers District Council still welcome grant applications in relation to World War 1 Commemoration Activities.  Please see below for details about this scheme:

World War 1 Commemorative Period Applications
The Council welcomes applications in relation to activities commemorating WW1.  A maximum of £500 can be allocated to each parish area for the commemoration period (2014 to 2018) each financial year.

Please use the grant application form that can be downloaded below.  Please contact the Council's Partnership Officer on 01923 776611 or e-mail if you have any questions in relation to WW1 Commemorative projects.

Examples of who and what we support?
Formally constituted not-for-profit organisations and charities.

Application Forms
Please find the WW1 Commemorative Grant Application Form below:
ww1-commemorative-grant-application-form-2018/19.docx (docx)

Data Protection
Three Rivers District Council takes the security of your personal information seriously.  We are required to collect certain personal information from you in order to deal with your application for grant aid. 

Please find a detailed privacy notice here to see how we intend to deal with your personal data.

Safeguarding requirements of organisations applying for a grant
How does your organization comply with the procedures of Hertfordshire Safeguarding Children’s Board and Hertfordshire Safeguarding Adults Board? (we would need to see a copy of your policy if this is relevant to your organisation)

Strategy for dealing with safeguarding issues in charities

Other sources of grant funding

You can search for European, national, regional, lottery and foundation grants relevant to Three Rivers at:,109

Hertfordshire County Council locality budget scheme

Thrive Homes Community Grants

National Lottery Funding

Police and Crime Commissioner's Action Fund

Watford Community Housing Development Fund

Other Information

You can see details of the Leisure & Community grants and Capital grants agreed in 2017/18 below:

Grants Awarded - 2017/18 (pdf)


Community GrantsLeisure Grants