Solid Waste Opportunities Program (SWOP)

Grants for businesses, universities and government aiming to increase diversion of their solid waste from landfill

Funding available: Up to $15,000 per applicant
Who is eligible?
Organisations in South Australia that are either a:

  • business
  • not-for-profit organisation
  • tertiary education institution
  • State or local government agency

What kind of projects are eligible?
Eligible projects are ones that:

  • aim to increase the amount of waste diverted from landfill in South Australia
  • are focussed on following waste management hierarchy principals
  • assist to establish systems, standards, or strategic plans to improve and sustain waste management practices that promote waste avoidance and the reduction of waste sent to landfill
  • are not for the purpose of assisting with regulatory compliance
  • align with the published guidelines and Business Sustainability Program funding conditions.

Status: Accepting expressions of interest. Application is by invitation, which may be offered after registering interest and discussing your project with Green Industries SA.

Solid Waste Opportunities Program (SWOP) Guidelines 2018-19 Solid Waste Opportunities Program (SWOP) Guidelines 2018-19 (748 KB)

Business Sustainability Program Guidelines 2018-19 Business Sustainability Program Guidelines 2018-19 (834 KB)

For queries please contact Jessica Wundke Acting Manager, Business Sustainability: 0411 653 179