Funding and Grants


There are a variety of community funding and grant opportunities available from Mole Valley District Council and other bodies. Grants will be considered from organisations which deliver valuable services to Mole Valley residents and support Council priorities as outlined in our Corporate Strategy.

Click on the links for more information about the different grant funds available:

Capital Fund
Small-grants Community Fund
Thomas Flack Trust Fund
Annual Revenue Grants

The Small-Grants Community Fund is processed on a quarterly basis. The next deadline for the submission of applications is 31 March 2022.

The funding round for applications to all annual grants for the year 2022/23 is now closed.

Applications for the 2023/24 round of funding can be submitted from April 2022. The deadline for submission is 30th September 2022.

To find out which grant may be suitable for your organisation or project, please complete the Expression of Interest online form.


Expression of Interest ›


Based on the information you have provided, we will advise you if your project or organisation meets the eligibility criteria for one or more of our grant funds, and which would be the best fit. We will also provide you with grant application forms if relevant and give you the deadlines for applying. Please note that providing you with this information and an application form does not guarantee that your application will be successful.

Priority will be given to organisations which:

  • show they will deliver improvements in at least one of the Council Strategy priority areas
  • show they have community support
  • work collaboratively with other agencies, organisations and individuals
  • raise funding through as many sources as possible
  • demonstrate that a grant will help to attract or unlock funding from other sources

Other Funding Sources

See 'Internet Links' for other sources of funding and information on successful fundraising.

Surrey Community Action

Surrey Community Action provide advice on matters relating to the operation and management of community buildings. Find out more on the Community Building Service page.

Mole Valley Community Lottery

If you're a a club, group, community interest company, voluntary organisation or charity who provides community activities or services within Mole Valley looking to raise money, the Mole Valley Community Lottery is a fun and effective opportunity to raise funds.