2024 Waste and Resource Recovery High Priority Infrastructure Grant

  • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​$2 million grant program
  • Project funding between $10,000 and $500,000
  • Infrastructure projects that improve recovery of priority materials[​1].

The 2024 Waste and Resource Recovery High Priority Infrastructure Grant is focussed on supporting infrastructure projects across a range of scales that will improve the capability and capacity of facilities, equipment and systems directly supporting resource recovery and the Tasmanian circular economy. Submissions that can demonstrate a clear improvement of the reuse, repair, collection, sorting, processing, recycling and remanufacturing of priority materials[1] will be prioritised.

Priority products and materials are as follows, and other materials and sectors will be considered on presentation of their merits:

  • Construction and demolition products and materials
  • Plastics products and packaging
  • Agricultural, aquacultural and industrial plastics
  • Organics
  • Tyres
  • Textiles, and
  • Oil and chemical solvents.

​Applications Open
​10am Friday 9 February 2024
​Closing Date
​​5pm Thursday 28 March 2024


Further details of the grant program including eligibility are outlined in the Grant Guidelines:

 Waste and Resource Recovery Board High Priority Infrastructure Grant Guidelines 2024 (PDF 879Kb)

Applications must be made using the online Smartygrants form​.

For more information on the grant program and/or legislative requirements please email Waste.Grants@nre.tas.gov.au​

[​​​1]The Board's Priority Materials are those that pose the highest risk, face significant market barriers and are of strategic value across the broader Tasmanian economy, environment and community.​


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