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How To Apply

Applications for financial assistance can be made by any group or organisation providing that the project they wish to spend the money on is located within the Parish of Caddington but this may include the Parish of Slip End at the absolute discretion of the Angus Brewer Community Benefit panel.

£17,000 per year is available to distribute as small grants. Projects that fulfil the following criteria are welcome to apply:

  • energy efficiency and or the production of renewable energy
  • sustainability and /or other community benefits

The Community Fund Group will meet approximately quarterly each year. April, July, October, January. Ideally, applications need to be submitted by the last day of the preceding month to be considered at the next scheduled meeting.

For support with completing your application form, contact Sarah Hughes at Central Bedfordshire Council on 0300 300 6166. Completed application forms can be submitted by email to: or by post to the Angus Brewer Community Fund, Unit 4, Cotswold Business Park, Millfield Lane, Caddington, Bedfordshire, LU1 4AJ

Following submission of an application, applicants will be notified of the date of the next meeting. Completed application forms will be circulated to all Fund group members.

Applicants will have the option of attending the meeting to give a short presentation to the Community Fund Group on their project. They will then be asked to leave prior to the decision. The Fund Group’s decision will be communicated to the applicant by letter, usually within seven days of the meeting. For successful applications, the letter will set out the group’s terms for releasing the contribution. For unsuccessful applications, the letter will set out the reasons for refusal. There is no right of appeal against the group’s decision.

To apply for funding, complete the application form below.

Angus Brewer Application Form