Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire | WYPCC

How to Apply

The Safer Communities Fund is currently closed for applications.

Any updates on the fund will be posted here.
It is likely that a new grant round will be announced early in the autumn 2021.
If you want any more information about the fund or any previous grant rounds email [email protected]


An image of the Safer Communities Fund Awards Event for grant round 17


How to apply

Please note that successful bidders must be present at the Safer Communities Fund Awards Night in order to receive their grant.

In order to apply for a grant from the Safer Communities Fund you will need to complete an application form. Before starting the application form please read the Guidance Notes and the Terms & Conditions. You will also need to familiarise yourself with the outcomes and priorities from the Police and Crime Plan which can be found on page 1 of the Plan. Hard copies of the application form can be requested by contacting the Safer Communities Fund Team but online applications are preferable.



If you would like to look through the application form before completing the online application please download a word version.


NPT comment

Neighbourhood Policing Teams may be asked to comment on your project, please take the opportunity to engage with your team.  If you would like to know more about your NPT and the important role they have in your local community please visit www.westyorkshire.police.uk/npt

The Safer Communities Fund Board provides advice to the PCC on the applications received. The final decision about which applications are successful will rest with the PCC. Please see the terms of reference for further details of the Safer Communities Fund Board.