Big Lakes County is pleased to offer two clean up programs to community groups; highway cleanup and hamlet cleanup. Depending on which program a community group is approved for they will remove garbage from County-owned ditches, parks etc in turn for a donation.

This program is governed by Council Policy ADMIN-55 Grant Funding Policy.


  • $1,000/hamlet
  • $100/km (up to 20km)


Payment is issued after the event is complete, all county-owned supplies are returned, and a claim form is submitted.

Apply online

Big Lakes County proudly offers grants to community non-profit organizations to assist in funding valued programming throughout the County. Apply for a Clean up Grant online below or download an Events & Sponsorship Application and submit it in person, by mail, fax, or email to:

Attn: Grants Officer

Big Lakes County

5305 56 street, Box 239

High Prairie, AB   T0G 1E0

P: 780 523 5955   F: 780 523 4227

Email: [email protected]

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Applications are accepted year-round, but events are weather dependent.


For more information please refer to the Grant Funding Policy or contact the Grants Officer at 780-523-5955 or [email protected].