lottery grants search

Here you can find out about how much Lottery money has been awarded to each of the good causes that the Lottery supports since Lottery funding began and in particular years. You can also print, download and share the tables on this page. Find out how to do this at the bottom of the page.
National Lottery grants search data has been supplied as true and accurate by the Lottery distributing bodies. If you have any questions about the data, please contact the relevant distributing body.

JavaScript should be enabled to use all features of this database

Enter all or part of the Local Authority you wish to search for

The total number of grants awarded since Lottery funding began in 1995 is 531,375 totalling £35,502,609,850 – last updated 24 November 2017.

Breakdown of total grants awarded by good cause:

for a list of specific grants select a good cause

Good Cause (in alphabetical order)
Grant Total
£5,612,114,000
£3,487,755,670
£3,101,414,490
£7,089,796,477
£7,729,529,892
£2,180,477,669
£6,300,785,555
 

View grants for this year


Breakdown of total grants awarded for previous years:

for a list of specific grants select a year total

Totals for years 2012 to 2016
Good Cause
Arts
£362,025,432
£305,605,185
£257,577,600
£450,205,480
£250,888,415
Health, Education, Environment and Charitable Expenditure
£704,780,403
£793,133,748
£947,015,958
£564,062,032
£656,209,470
Heritage
£475,201,331
£473,327,563
£429,449,493
£445,855,870
£423,120,890
Sport
£139,175,343
£653,279,454
£268,823,594
£239,624,610
£174,078,890
 
Totals for years 2007 to 2011
Good Cause
Arts
£127,007,373
£130,030,710
£188,163,752
£130,568,539
£148,159,375
Charitable Expenditure
£60,173,104
£52,967,917
£25,083,927
  
Health, Education, Environment (1999-2007)
£1,662,040
£827,112
   
Health, Education, Environment and Charitable Expenditure
£1,171,337,956
£495,988,112
£423,266,337
£322,348,634
£419,411,065
Heritage
£279,661,951
£274,882,119
£255,738,345
£294,311,220
£321,592,055
Millennium (1995-2005)
£28,850,000
    
Sport
£148,952,408
£131,050,498
£469,543,052
£123,118,739
£206,711,298
 
Totals for years 2002 to 2006
Good Cause
Arts
£344,492,163
£171,390,389
£313,977,502
£172,424,604
£163,184,625
Charitable Expenditure
£292,803,948
£282,116,582
£237,403,176
£325,133,653
£152,405,050
Health, Education, Environment (1999-2007)
£497,535,000
£744,431,401
£424,109,375
£163,581,187
£40,049,379
Health, Education, Environment and Charitable Expenditure
   
£27,748,104
£184,666,245
Heritage
£284,867,542
£325,895,779
£257,733,649
£398,268,190
£276,836,088
Millennium (1995-2005)
£114,051,408
£11,920,235
£32,313,671
£11,385,134
 
Sport
£447,672,457
£209,240,955
£221,851,242
£234,915,409
£261,037,026
 
Totals for years 1997 to 2001
Good Cause
Arts
£361,790,744
£183,088,325
£250,269,290
£145,803,248
£221,637,807
Charitable Expenditure
£213,512,152
£273,175,456
£482,269,768
£339,999,214
£309,537,475
Health, Education, Environment (1999-2007)
  
£459,538,348
£324,990,775
£444,689,873
Heritage
£472,901,364
£349,680,952
£277,367,343
£358,039,054
£304,641,555
Millennium (1995-2005)
£1,281,703,265
£91,947,210
£40,844,596
£37,172,758
£8,881,975
Sport
£220,791,199
£257,852,339
£316,127,361
£330,140,336
£515,847,758
 
Totals for years 1992 to 1996
Good Cause
Arts
£234,312,411
£526,176,555
Charitable Expenditure
£153,625,713
£287,548,535
Heritage
£110,055,988
£337,581,031
Millennium (1995-2005)
£151,201,293
£370,206,124
Sport
£113,465,210
£143,680,296
 
Download Table(s) View a graphical version of this page
JavaScript has been disabled. Please select File->Print from your browser menu to print reports.

Please enable JavaScript in the browser to select a breakdown for a particular year.

You can also view, sort, print and download a list of all the grants made in all the good cause areas for the current year and select, view and print details of individual grants made in this year. List of grants for the current year.


Back to top