The Kent Police Property Fund is generated from the sale, at auction, of items seized in police operations.
If you are a local, charitable organisation with a clear connection to Kent, you're welcome to apply.


Before you apply


Before applying, please consider the following criteria:
The projects supported by Police Property Act Fund donations must be for charitable purposes and must benefit the residents of Kent.  The aims of a project must include one or more of the following.
1.  To support people who are or have been
• victims of crime
• vulnerable to crime
2.  To improve the quality of life for residents by initiatives which
• prevent crime or reduce the fear of crime
• divert people, especially young people, away from crime
• reduce drug and alcohol abuse
• reduce re-offending
3.  To promote greater co-operation between the police and local communities by
• encouraging the development of a positive relationship between members of local communities and the police, especially those sections of the community which are currently under-represented in the police service.
• improving informed community engagement in the policing of Kent.
• developing local partnerships which have a relevance to policing in Kent and relationships between police and the community.
 
Please note, we are unable to give donations for:
• Paying staff wages or to go towards the purchase of buildings or vehicles
• Individual sponsorship for taking part in activities such as a walk/swim/ride (although the organisation itself may be considered)
• Memorial funds
• Core Kent Police activities
• Applicants who have received a previous donation in the same year
• National charitable organisations
 

How to apply

 
Property Fund decisions are made twice a year, in May and November.
Organisations wishing to apply for funding from the Property Fund should register their interest by completing the attached form and emailing property.fund@kent.police.uk