Funding Mechanisms

Funding Mechanisms
Financing of waste management services is dependent on accurate costing of the required services.

The implementation of alternative waste treatment technologies can necessitate both capital and operational costs which can be funded through potential avenues listed below.


Own funding

Municipal Infrastructure Grant (MIG)

Consolidated Municipal Infrastructure

Programme (CMIP) Equitable share

Extended Public Works Programme (EPWP)

Carbon credits

Donor funding

Financial institution (e.g. DBSA)

Public-private partnerships

Provincial and National government allocations




Equitable share

Donor funding

Carbon credits

Product revenue