Solid Waste Management Improvement Incentives (SWMII)

Funding available: Up to $15,000 (plus GST) per applicant, per fiscal year

Who is eligible?

  • businesses in South Australia
  • not-for-profit organisations
  • tertiary education centres
  • Local and State government agencies
  • private, service-based business specialising in waste management advisory services that can demonstrate there is a need and stakeholder support to deliver a project for the benefit of a specific industry or business sector, industry or business group, or businesses within a specific geographical area.

What kind of projects are eligible?

  • Eligible projects are ones that:
    • aim to increase the amount of waste diverted from landfill in South Australia
    • are focussed on following waste management hierarchy principals
    • assist to establish systems, standards, or strategic plans to improve and sustain waste management practices that promote waste avoidance and the reduction of waste sent to landfill
    • align with the published guidelines.
  • Ineligible projects are ones that:
    • are being undertaken to meet regulatory compliance (projects must target 'beyond compliance' activities)
    • have already commenced or have been completed at the time of application
    • do not have senior management or executive-level support.

Status: Accepting expressions of interest. Application is by invitation, which may be offered after registering interest and discussing your project with Green Industries SA.

Solid Waste Management Improvement Incentives (SWMII) Funding Guidelines 2017-18 Solid Waste Management Improvement Incentives (SWMII) Funding Guidelines 2017-18 (253 KB)

For queries please contact:

Jessica Wundke Acting Manager, Business Sustainability: 0411 653 179