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AONB Sustainable Development Fund (SDF)

All Cannings StoreAre you planning a project that will benefit the North Wessex Downs AONB and needs match funding?

The North Wessex Downs AONB SDF grant fund is open for applications. This small projects grant fund supports projects that bring environmental, social and economic benefits to the AONB.

The SDF is being delivered by the North Wessex Downs Landscape Trust on behalf of the AONB Partnership. If you think this grant fund might be able to support your project, please read the SDF Guidelines and complete an Expression of Interest form, provided on the North Wessex Downs AONB Website. If you would like further information, please contact the SDF Coordinator. 


The North Wessex Downs LEADER programme brings significant funding and new business opportunities to farmers, foresters, NGOs, community groups and local businesses in the North Wessex Downs. The Local Action Group has secured 2.132m Euros to run a new LEADER Programme between 2015 and 2020 and is "open for business". For more information see the North Wessex Downs LEADER website.