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Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner's Grant Fund

The Police and Crime Commissioner’s (PCC) Grant Fund is now closed.

The Police and Crime Commissioner’s (PCC) Grant Fund seeks to support organisations and projects whose work helps to prevent offending, protect communities and support victims of crime to cope, recover and move forward.
For the financial year 2020/21 the OPCC sought bids for:


1. Early Intervention for young people with a focus on drivers of crime such as drugs. The commissioner is looking for multiple bids of up to £15,000 per project and the bid is either co funded or jointly bid for with other contributing organisations.

A: For local community members, community groups, Councils to inform the OPCC of relevant hot spots where they would like intervention activity to take place.
B: an organisation or group to supply that intervention

2. Domestic Abuse

A: Bids need to be for both male and female victims as well as covering Pan Bedfordshire. The Commissioner is looking for co funded bids and joint working.
The OPCC will be issuing continuous funding in the following areas:
Victim Services
Victims of Sexual Assault Offences
Restorative Justice
Child Sexual Exploitation
Youth Offending Services
Community Watches
Mental Health Service
Offender Management
Family Drug and Alcohol Court
Counselling services
Children and parent support after exploitation
Bids for funding were assessed against the following key criteria:
Compliance with the EU Victims Directive - services must be free of charge,  confidential, non-discriminatory (including being available to all regardless of residence status, nationality or citizenship), available whether or not a crime has been reported to the police, and available before, during and - for an appropriate time, after any investigation or criminal proceedings.

An ability to demonstrate innovative and collaborative working across the county of Bedfordshire.

An ability to comply with and meet the monitoring requirements, as agreed with the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.

If you require any further assistance please email the Commissioning Team:


Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner's Grant Fund

The application process for the PCC's Grant Fund is now closed.


Successful Bids 2020 - 2021

Successful Bids 2019 - 2020