Sussex Police Community Safety Fund now open

The Police & Crime Commissioner has set aside some funding for local community groups that help reduce or prevent crime in Sussex. The Community Safety Fund has supported many such projects over the past few years, to the benefit of local people and neighbourhoods.  Community Safety Fund – providing financial support (grant awards up to £5,000) to local organisations and projects that aim to reduce crime and improve community safety. Applications for the Community Safety Fund will be accepted three times a year.

How to apply

The fund is currently open until 11:59pm on Friday 4th September. Before applying please read this guidance and criteria document which will help you to consider whether you should apply. Please refer closely to this document when completing your application form. We also recommend that you read the full list of terms and conditions.

To apply, please complete a copy of the application form and email it to before the deadline.

Please contact the office on 01273 481561 or at if you have any queries about the Community Safety Fund, including if you require the application in a different format.

All applicants are usually notified of the outcome of their application within 6 weeks of the deadline.

To apply please complete this application form and email it to