Get your pitch match fit

We want to ensure grassroots football has 20,000 'good' quality pitches by 2030. Find out how to get your pitch match fit below.

Available funding

Grass Pitch Maintenance Fund

Get a six-year tapered maintenance to help enhance or sustain the quality of your grass pitches. You'll just need to complete a PitchPower inspection for each of the grass pitches you want funding for before you're able to apply.

Grass Pitch Maintenance Machinery & Equipment

Grants towards the grass pitch maintenance machinery and equipment recommended in your PitchPower assessment report.

Grass Pitch Drainage

Providing a suitable playing surface is essential to sustain and increase participation in grassroots football, so the Football Foundation is able to provide funding for works to improve the drainage of grass pitches.

Storage Containers

Need secure storage for your grass pitch maintenance machinery and equipment? We offer grants of up to £25K towards new and second-hand storage containers.

Unlock the power of your pitch


Produced alongside the experts at the Grounds Management Association (GMA), check out our range of free grass pitch support and guidance available through the Football Foundation Groundskeeping Community (registration required).

Start your grass pitch transformation. Sign up to PitchPower.

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