How to apply

The Mayor's Safer Communities Fund is currently closed for applications.

Mayor's Safer Communities Fund logo

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 Mayor’s Safer Communities Fund you will need to complete an online application form. Before starting the application form, please read the Guidance Notes and the Terms and Conditions. Applicants are also advised to read the West Yorkshire Police and Crime Plan 2021 – 2024.


Apply online

Read the Guidance Notes (PDF 115KB)

Read the Terms and Conditions (PDF 514KB)


You can also apply for a grant from the fund using a hard copy version of the application form. To request a hard copy, contact the Safer Communities Fund Team but online applications are preferable.