Safer Communities Fund

Grants up to £6,000 for projects to help keep communities safe and feeling safe, focusing on BAME communities and Hate Crime.

Grants of up to £6,000 to help voluntary, community groups, charities, not-for-profit organisations and partners make their communities safer and feel safer. 


Grants are awarded in line with Police & Crime plan priorities 2016-2021. Funding is from monies recovered by WY Police under Proceeds of Crime Act (POCA).
Applicants should discuss project ideas with their Neighbourhood Policing Team.

Round 19 focuses on:


a)    BAME communities
b)    Hate Crime

Deadline for applications is: 12 noon on 16th October.  Funded projects must be delivered within a year. Groups funded through round 17, 18 and the Emergency Covid grant round cannot apply to round 19.


There is an on-line application with clear guidance available at the website https://www.westyorkshire-pcc.gov.uk/safer-communities-fund