Apply for a Uniting Communities grant

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    Please complete this form to apply for a Uniting Communities grant.

    You can find out more about this grant on our Uniting Communities grants page.

    If you would like help filling in this form please contact our community development team. Email or phone 01252 398766.

    Please note that you must complete all the areas marked with an *. Please complete as fully as possible and upload or post to us your supporting documents.

    Before you begin, please have the following information ready:

    • Breakdown of all your project costs
    • Your organisation's details
    • Project details
    • Funding and finance information
    • Any supporting documents

    Information about your organisation

  2. Privacy notice

    • Read about the information you send to us and what we will use it for
      • 1. Identity of the Data Controller and contact details

        Rushmoor Borough Council is the data controller for the personal information you provide on this form. You can contact the Council by phone on 01252 398766, via email to or by writing to us at Council Offices, Farnborough Road, Farnborough GU14 7JU. You can contact the Council’s Data Protection Officer at

      • 2. What we need your information for and the legal basis for it

        We need your personal information to process your application for a Uniting Communities grant and to tell you about other funding opportunities. The law allows us to use your personal information in this way as we are entering into a contract with you.

      • 3. Use for any other purposes

        If we need to use your information for any other purpose, we will normally inform you before using it, unless we believe you know about the new purpose already or there are legal reasons that prevent us from telling you.

      • 4. Will you pass my information to anyone else?

        We may share your information with other teams within the Council such as Finance, Parks, Democratic, Legal and Community Safety in order to provide our services, carry out our contract and to keep our records up to date. If you ask a Councillor for help we may pass information to them and other services to enable them to help you.

        We may also pass information about you to third parties where permitted by law to do so. This may include other funders and funding providers such as TAG Aviation, Prospect Estate Big Local (PEBL) Rushmoor and Hampshire County Councillors carrying out their contracts.

      • 5. How we will store and look after your information

        Your data will be held electronically and will not be stored in a country outside the UK. All paper records containing your personal information will be held securely in our filing systems and archives.

      • 6. How long we will retain your information

        We will normally keep your details for a period of 6 years after the application of the grant or for as long as we are required to do so by law, or in accordance with our operational requirements. For further information on our policy for retaining personal information, see our retention guidelines.

      • 7. Your rights concerning your information

        The General Data Protection Regulation gives you a number of rights concerning your personal information. See the list below. Not all rights apply in every case – it will depend on the legal basis for collecting your information and how we use it.

        • The right to be informed
        • The right of access
        • The right to rectification
        • Rights related to automated decision making, including profiling
        • The right to restrict processing
        • The right to data portability
        • The right to object
        • The right to erasure

        Further details on these rights can be found on our website

      • 8. Right to complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office

        If you are not happy with the way the Council is handling your personal information you have the right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner’s Office. (ICO). You will find details of how to do so on the ICO website at or by phoning their helpline on 0303 123 1113.

      • 9. Why we need your information and the consequences of not providing it

        We need your information to process your grant application. If you do not provide it we will not be able to process your application.

    1. Are you a registered charity? *
    2. Does anyone in your organisation have any direct link with Rushmoor Borough Council? (for example councillors or officers) *
    3. Have you applied to us for a grant in the last three years? *
    4. Does your organisation have a safeguarding children policy? *

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