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Grants and funding

The council runs grant schemes for community and voluntary groups that benefit Southampton city residents. These pages give information about the grant schemes that are currently open and the grants we have awarded.

Detailed information for each grant scheme can be found on that scheme’s page. If you have any queries about any of the council’s grant schemes for community and voluntary groups please email us grants@southampton.gov.uk or call 023 8083 4067.

These grant schemes are available to voluntary and community groups only. For information on other types of funding and support from the council please see the Further Council Support page.

Grant criteria and conditions
The council has standard grant criteria and conditions that apply to all grants it awards. The conditions are based on the value of the grant – the higher the value the more detailed the conditions. Sample copies of the grant conditions are available below.

Standard council grant criteria (PDF)
Grant conditions, up to £10,000 (PDF)
Grant conditions, £10,000 to £50,000 (PDF)
Grant conditions, over £50,000 (PDF)

Fund raising and charitable collections (street collections)
For information on these please see the council's licensing pages.

Contact information

  • 023 8083 4067
  • Transformation and Performance (Grants), Southampton City Council, Civic Centre, Southampton SO14 7LY