Hillhead of Auquhirie Wind Farm Community Fund

By bellmannews / April 1, 2024
Turbines with hill in distance

From KDP


The Hillhead of Auquhirie Wind Farm Community Fund is for applications from today until 30 June 2024.

The Hillhead of Auquhirie Community Benefit Fund was established in 2014 to support local community groups and projects. Funding is available for the benefit of the communities living in the Community Council areas of:

  • Arbuthnott
  • Catterline, Kinneff & Dunnottar
  • Mearns
  • Stonehaven & District

The fund is administered by the Kincardineshire Development Partnership (KDP). Applications to the fund are assessed by a decision-making panel made up of representatives from all four community council areas.

The fund is available annually for the lifetime of the wind farm and is provided by its current owners Octopus Investments.

This year there is £14,243.39 available for distribution. Application forms and guidance notes will be available from: KDP website: www.kdp.scot or Email: margo@kdp.scot