How to apply

The process for applying for a grant from the Mayor's Safer Communities Fund.

The Mayor's Safer Communities Fund is now 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.

When applications are open, 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.


Read the Guidance Notes (PDF 388KB)

Read the Terms and Conditions (PDF 516KB)


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.