Better Places Green Recovery Fund - how to apply.

Better Places Green Recovery Fund applications must be received by midnight Friday 29 January 2021.

To apply

You should read all the documents in the Resources section below.  

Information for Applicants is a key guidance document with detailed information on the fund.       

You should then complete the Better Places Green Recovery Fund application form and email this to [email protected].


This is a challenge fund with a rolling assessment and approval process. Applications can be submitted at any time up to midnight Friday 29 January 2021.

All work must be completed by 31 March 2021 at the latest, with all claims made by 15 April 2021.


Better Places Green Recovery Fund - Information for applicants

How to Acknowledge our support for your project

Financial Information and Records

NatureScot Terms and Conditions of Funding

Funding Privacy Notice - outlines how our use of personal data complies with data protection law.


If you have any questions on the application process or the fund, please email [email protected] in the first instance.

Please be aware that we will not be available to respond to questions from 23 December 2020 to 4 January 2021 inclusive.