The Environment Agency have informed Swindon Borough Council that DEFRA have agreed they can ring-fence £2million nationally, for property Level Protection schemes in the financial year 2011/12. Property Level Protection is available to residents who have endured flooding in South Marston.
There are tight timescales for submitting applications. Residents who feel they qualify and wish to apply for a funding grant to protect their property should send an expression of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org before 8th April 2011.
Applications will then be processed by Swindon Borough Council through the Environment Agency on your behalf.
- Tight timescale for submitting applications. Expressions of interest to email@example.com by 8th April 2011.
- Swindon Borough Council will be informed of successful applications by 5th May 2011.
- Schemes to be finished and money claimed by 31st March 2012.
- Grant allocation is £4,250 per property (to include £500 on administration, no limit on survey costs).
For more information, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the South Marston website where further details will be posted.