• Projects that happen or start before we confirm our grant
  • Any costs incurred when putting together your application
  • Existing activities and repeat events
  • Items that are purchased on behalf of another organisation
  • Loans or interest payments
  • Ongoing staff costs
  • Projects or activities that the local authority or public services has a legal obligation to provide.
  • Projects that you cannot maintain because of high ongoing costs or the need for specialist services
  • Projects that cannot be completed within 12 months of the start date