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Invest to Save provides short-term funding to public service organisations to help them become more efficient and effective.

First published:
18 June 2018
Last updated:



Bids are still welcome for the financial year 2019 to 2020 but need to be submitted by the 1 November 2019, please contact us if you would like to submit a bid this for year but cannot make this deadline.

We are also seeking proposals for the financial year 2020 to 2021 and these should be submitted to us by 1 March 2020.

Bids should be able to show that they can:

  • identify and create cash-releasing saving
  • deliver citizen-focused services
  • support the Welsh Government’s public service efficiency and improvement agenda.

Payments made from the fund are:

  • fully repayable
  • interest-free
  • flexible on the payback period


Read the guidance and scoring notes before completing the application form.

Your application form must set out:

  • the problem
  • the proposed solution
  • method of implementation and evaluation
  • who will carry out the plan


For further information or to discuss a proposal contact the Invest to Save team. They can help you test it against the fund's criteria.

Tel: 03000253699/03000615615