LTA - The Community Tennis Fund

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LTA - The Community Tennis Fund

Any registered venue that can demonstrate the ability to grow community participation through tennis facility development. This fund will be allocated throughout the year.

Contact Name
Facility Funding Team
Email
facilityfunding@lta.org.uk

About LTA - The Community Tennis Fund

What is the aim?

A fund that seeks to provide larger clubs and community projects with support to build a network of accessible facilities which show the strongest potential for growth.

What funding is available?

The LTA will distribute up to £1.75m funded in part by our funding partners, Sport England through its Whole Sport Plan Exchequer Grant Funding scheme (£1m), LTA Loan (£500k) and LTA Grant (£250k) subject to approvals. In most circumstances the LTA funding is distributed as a combination of a grant and a loan.

Who can apply?

The LTA would like to support larger clubs, local authorities and educational partners seeking to develop facilities that demonstrate the potential for sustainable participation growth for public access and community use. We will prioritise those facilities that can demonstrate an ambition to increase participation within their community by providing a detailed tennis development plan. Funding will not be dependent on geographic location. These projects will include refurbishment and management of park/ educational facilities or building new tennis facilities for community use.

How much can I apply for?

If you are applying for funding for an indoor tennis facility development then the applicant must match 50% of the funding and can apply for up to £300k. If you are applying for floodlights, outdoor tennis facilities or a clubhouse the applicant must provide a minimum of 25% partnership funding and can apply for a maximum of £150k.

Covid-19 Support - IF you are looking for funding the LTA is offering due to Coronavirus, please visit the following two link;

https://www.lrsport.org/fundingfinder/1259

https://www.lta.org.uk/about-us/tennis-news/news-and-opinion/general-news/2020/april/lta-announce-multi-million-pound-support-package-for-tennis-in-britain-to-combat-impact-of-coronavirus/ttps://www.lrsport.org/fundingfinder/1259

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Partners and Sponsors

Partners and Sponsors

  • Sport England
    Active Partnerships
    Somerset Business Award Winner
    Somerset Chamber of Commerce
    CPSU
    Disability Confident
  • Somerset Skills & Learning
    Youth Sport Trust
    activity alliance
    pluss
    Sedgemoor District Council
    Avon & Somerset Police
  • South Somerset District Council
    Somerset Partnership
    Yeovil Hospital Healthcare
    Taunton & West Somerset Council
    Mendip District Council
    Homes in Sedgemoor
  • Macmillan Cancer Support
    Spark Somerset
    YMCA Dulverton Group
    Department for Work & Pensions
    EDF
    Somerset CCG
  • SAPHTO
    together team
    Somerset Cricket Board
    British American Football Association
    Badminton England
    Somerset FA
  • British Cycling
    Create Development
    Children in Need
    The Salvation Army
    Somerset County Council
    Lifeline
  • Channel Adventure
    Somerset Community Foundation
    Nova Sports & Coaching
    Zing Somerset
    Sports Coach UK