Godney Parish Council

Funding Guidance Notes

What is Parish Funding?

  • Wookey Parish Council will consider financial grants to provide financial support for projects/activities benefiting the residents of the hamlets and villages of Bleadney, Castle, Henton, Yarley, Wookey and Worth
  • Only One application will normally be considered from any organisation or individual in each financial year. Retrospective applications will not normally be considered.

Who Can Apply?

  • Applications are welcome from groups/organisations offering a service/facility for the benefit of the residents.
  • Applicants would be required to show :
    • The group has its own bank account (with two authorised signatories)
    • It is properly constituted or has a set of rules
    • It has up-to-date accounts

When you can apply?

  • The Council would normally consider all such applications at its December Council Meeting.

What happens next?

  • If your application is successful you will receive a letter advising you of the amount to be granted.
  • If you are unable to use the grant for the purpose intended within 1 year then we will withdraw the offer or ask for the grant to be returned.

Monitoring and Evaluation

  • The Parish Council requires an End of Grant Form to be submitted with proof of expenditure.

Need more information?

  • The grant application form is below
  • Please contact the Clerk on 01749 670938 or