Dounreay Communities Fund

Are you a community organisation or charity that benefits people in Caithness and North Sutherland? If so, you may be eligible for assistance from the Dounreay Communities Fund.

The fund is provided by the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority and administered by DSRL in association with the Dounreay Stakeholder Group, a body set up to represent the community in site issues.

Applications to the fund are reviewed on a quarterly basis, so please consider this when submitting your applications. The scheduled dates during 2017/18 for submitting applications and review dates are:

Closing dates for submitting applications Review dates

Closing dates for submitting applications Review dates
7 April 2017 26 April 2017
7 July 2017 19 July 2017
3 November 2017 15 November 2017
19 January 2018 30 January 2018

DSRL reserve the right to change this schedule.

Please see the following for more information and application instructions:

How to apply to Dounreay Communities Fund
Application Form

For more information, contact:

Dounreay Communities Fund Coordinator,, Traill House, 7 Olrig Street, Thurso, Caithness KW14 7BJ

Telephone: 01847 803043


Recently approved donations are listed below:

July 2017 – Summary Report

November 2016 – Summary Report

July 2016 – Summary Report

April 2016 – Summary Report

January 2016 – Summary Report

November 2015 – Summary Report

July 2015 – Summary Report

April 2015 – Summary Report

January 2015 – Summary Report