Grants of up to £5,000 are available for projects that target illegal money lending. Projects must be delivered by 31 March 2017.

The funding can be spent on any worthwhile community project that meets the following criteria:

Contributes to raising the awareness of the dangers of using loan sharks.
Prevents crime and disorder and publicises the Stop Loan Sharks message.
Promotes the work of the Illegal Money Lending Team (IMLT) in communities.
Encourages reporting of loan sharks

To apply download the application form and email to

Deadline is 30 September 2016.