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Waste Reduction and Recycling Initiative Funding

What is Waste Reduction and Recycling Initiative funding?

The Waste Reduction and Recycling Initiative (WRRI) provides up to $50,000 in financial assistance to NWT-based municipalities, Aboriginal governments, schools, organizations, businesses and individuals to complete projects supporting one or more of the following goals:

  • reduce the amount of waste generated in our communities
  • reuse materials and products, rather than discard them
  • recycle materials which are not already collected through a NWT recycling program
  • recover a useful benefit from waste

How to apply

Fill out the Waste Reduction and Recycling Initiative application form. The funding application deadline for this program is April 11, 2017.

Before you apply

Please review the following for a complete overview of project eligibility and the evaluation process:


If you have questions or need help filling out an application, please contact: 

Government of the Northwest Territories
P.O. Box 1320
Yellowknife NT X1A 2L9
Phone: (867) 767-9236 Fax: (867) 873-0221