Food Waste for Healthy Soils Funding WA

This program provides funding to support the development of new or enhanced organic waste processing infrastructure in Western Australia.

The grant is no longer available

Application detail:

Expressions of interest will be accepted until 19 January 2022.

What you get?

Funding of up to two-thirds of project costs.

Who is this for?

Organisations seeking to develop waste processing infrastructure.


This program aims to support the diversion of nutrient-rich household and commercial organic waste from landfill to soils.

Funding is available for projects that build new or enhance existing organic waste processing infrastructure, to improve quality or increase capacity, including:

  • infrastructure upgrades and developments which support the diversion of organic waste from landfill
  • increased quantity and improved quality, safety, and consistency of recycled organic waste, especially for use in the agricultural industry
  • development of sustainable markets for high-value, nutrient-rich compost, and soil conditioners.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • be undertaking an eligible project that is commissioned and operational by 30 June 2025
  • hold a current Australian business number (ABN)
  • be registered for goods and services tax (GST)
  • be able to provide the required co-contribution funding amount
  • not be insolvent or have owners and directors that are undischarged bankrupt.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Food Waste for Healthy Soils Funding.

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