We offer grants for municipal environmental projects. Loans are also available to municipalities at competitive rates, and most recipients receive an additional grant of up to 15 percent of their loan amount. Municipal partners may apply for competitive, long-term financing. 

Plans
Create a plan that builds on your sustainable community plans or strategies you already have in place.
Studies
Assess whether your initiative is technically and financially feasible, as well as its potential environmental, social and economic impact.
Pilot projects
Evaluate a small-scale version of your initiative in real-life conditions.
Capital projects
Install a full-scale version of your project (usually done after you've conducted a pilot project).
Asset management grants
Enhance your asset management practices and make informed decisions about your infrastructure.
Partner grants
These are for non-municipal organizations that help FCM implement programs, create resources, or offer training or information-sharing activities.
Funding opportunities
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Green Municipal Fund
We fund highly innovative and impactful environmental capital projects that reduce GHG emissions and protect the air, water or land. This funding is designed for transformative, best-in-class projects.
  • Planning
  • Transportation
  • Waste
  • Water
  • Brownfields
  • Energy
Green Municipal Fund
We offer combined loan and grant funding for capital projects that reduce or avoid fossil fuel use in any vehicle that delivers municipal services. This funding helps Canadian cities and communities of all sizes undertake…
  • Transportation
Green Municipal Fund
We fund capital projects that allow a community to remove 60% of total suspended solids (TSS) or a significant amount of other contaminants (e.g., E.coli, salt, grease) from its stormwater runoff. This funding helps Canadian…
  • Water
Green Municipal Fund
We fund capital projects that capture and treat all wastewater in a target area to at least secondary standards using septic system technologies. This funding helps Canadian cities and communities of all sizes protect local…
  • Water
Green Municipal Fund
We fund capital projects for initiatives that have the potential to remove 80% of total suspended solids (TSS) or a significant amount of other contaminants (e.g., E.coli, salt, grease) from a municipal facility’s stormwater…
  • Water
Green Municipal Fund
We fund capital projects for retrofits that improve energy efficiency in homes or in a group of commercial or institutional buildings. This funding helps Canadian cities and communities of all sizes use less energy, which…
  • Energy
Green Municipal Fund
We fund capital projects that use recovered or renewable thermal energy in new or existing facilities. This funding helps Canadian cities and communities of all sizes use less energy, which reduces their greenhouse gas…
  • Energy
Green Municipal Fund
We fund capital projects for retrofits that improve energy efficiency by at least 30% in municipal facilities. This funding helps Canadian cities and communities of all sizes use less energy, which reduces their greenhouse…
  • Energy
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