Do you have a creative solution to a municipal environmental issue? Use our training, resources and funding to get your initiative off the ground.

If you're at the beginning of your journey, use our training to chart a path to more sustainable solutions in your community. Your staff will get the support they need as they move important projects forward.

Access free resources on our website, including case studies of GMF-funded projects from municipalities across Canada. Read their lessons learned so you can replicate their success.

If you're working on an initiative that has environmental and social benefits and a strong business case, it may qualify for our funding. We fund plans, studies, pilot projects and capital project in several areas:

  • brownfields
  • energy
  • transportation
  • waste
  • water

Work with GMF to find innovative solutions to your environmental challenges and share your lessons learned with other communities. Whether you're a municipality or are partnering with one, we're here to help you move sustainable and viable projects forward.

Funding for exceptional municipal environmental projects

We fund highly innovative and impactful municipal environmental projects that go beyond standard practice. If you have a leading-edge initiative that has particularly strong environmental, economic and social benefits, contact us to learn whether it's eligible for funding.

Funding opportunities
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Explore ways to get FCM funding for your plans, feasibility studies, pilot projects, and capital projects.

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Funded projects database

Learn about hundreds of initiatives we’ve funded since 2000. Read summaries and final reports about each initiative’s business case and its social and economic benefits.

Case studies
Read about initiatives your peers have run using GMF funding. Their stories are inspiring.
Green Municipal Fund Strategic Plan

Learn about the Green Municipal Fund's long-term vision and objectives for 2018-2023.

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The Green Municipal Fund is a $625 million program, delivered by the Federation of Canadian Municipalities and funded by the Government of Canada.

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