Participatory budgets

Dundee Climate Fund

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We are inviting applications for a £750,000 Climate Fund. Applications can be for capital or revenue and must be based on one or more of the themes below:

  • Energy: reducing consumption, promoting energy efficiency, use of renewables.
  • Transport: encouraging active travel, decarbonising transport.
  • Waste: reducing waste, recycling, reusing resources.
  • Resilience: improving greenspaces, biodiversity, local food growing.
  • Building Capacity: increasing public awareness, engaging communities and young people in climate change.

There are 2 application options

  • Small projects (£6000 to £25,000)
  • Large projects (up to £100,000) - match funding required

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Accepting Applications


Please fill out and submit BOTH the "Create a Budget Investment" & MS Form forms. Supporting documentation must be submitted to

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Voting projects


£375,000 Dundee Climate Fund - Your Vote Decides!

30 January - 24 March 2023

You will be asked to divide the fund between the approved projects applying for grants.  Once the voting stage has closed, the projects will be ranked and those with the most votes will receive the requested funding.  

How to vote: 

  1. Login/register for Dundee’s Voice at the top right of this page. Check out this video to see how to sign up if you don't have an account already!
  2. Vote and explore Dundee Climate Fund projects.  Watch this video to see how it works.
  3. Submit your choices! 

*Only Dundee residents can vote. You can also vote for more than one project (up to the £375,000 budget limit)

View a copy of all projects in our brochure here.

Please note: due to the nature of the fund, the Dundee Climate Fund has twice as much capital funding available compared to revenue funding, which will be considered when the available budget is matched to the application's ranking. 

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Finished budget


Thank you all for all your votes and projects! 

We will soon announce the Dundee Climate Fund 2.0!

View winners here

Dundee Climate Fund


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Community Choices (participatory budgets)

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