Conservation Grants for the protection and improvement of the natural environment

THE BANISTER TRUST - Grants generally between £2,000 and £50,000 for UK registered charities that are working in the areas of conservation and the protection and improvement of the UK’s physical and natural environment.


- Application deadline: None - applications may be made at any time in writing.

- Who can apply: UK registered charities

The BanisterTrust’s objects are to:

o Promote the conservation, protection and improvement of the physical and natural environment in the United Kingdom, and
o Further such other purpose or purposes which are exclusively charitable according to the law of England and Wales in such manner as the Trustees may in their absolute discretion think fit.

UK registered charities may apply for a grant for projects that conserve, improve, promote and protect the physical and natural environment in the UK. Grants are normally awarded for capital projects.

The Trust is a regular supporter of RSPBs, Wildlife Trusts and River Trusts.

Please note that the Trust does not have a website. Further information is, however, available on the Charity Commission website.

Applications may be made at any time in writing, addressed to:

The Trustee Department
The Banister Charitable Trust
Messrs Coutts and Co.
1st Floor
Trinity Quay 1
Avon Street
0345 304 2424        (The Trust does not advertise an email address.)

Where to find us

Llandrindod Wells Office

Unit 30
Ddole Road Industrial Estate
Llandrindod Wells

01597 822 191

Newtown Office

Plas Dolerw
Milford Road
SY16 2EH

01686 626 220

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