IWA Support for Restoration Schemes

IWA provides support for restoration groups in various ways.

Sharing Information and Expertise

IWA has a long history of waterway restoration campaigns, that has seen hundreds of miles of waterways saved and restored to use since the Association was founded in 1946, so we've learned a thing or two.

Courses - find details of forthcoming workshops and courses organised to provide support for waterway restoration projects. Find out more

IWA Expertise - IWA's Restoration Hub has the services of a range of experts in all sorts of subjects, who can assist with detailed technical matters. Find out more

IWA Restoration Representatives - Many waterway restoration trusts, societies and partnerships have IWA representation on their committees.  Find out more

Studies and reports - Restoration Surveys, Economic Case Studies and a resource portal for restoration groups

Technical Resources - IWA has put together a range of resources to aid restoration schemes. Find out more

Funding Resources - Find out all you need to know about how to go about securing funding for a waterway restoration project as well as information on WRG Training Grants. Find out more

Practical Help

Practical Restoration Help Through Canal Camps - IWA's Waterway Recovery Group organises restoration working holidays and week-ends that are hosted by a waterway restoration group. WRG can also help plan the work and materials. Find out more

Insurance for Corporate Members

Insurances Arranged by IWA - IWA arranges insurance polices that have been tailor made to provide insurance cover at very competitive premiums to non-profit making corporate members of the Association. Find out more

Find out how you can support restoration schemes.

Did you know?

IWA also assists and advises organisations involved in restoration activities and lobbies funding bodies and government organisations to ensure that they understand the merits and benefits of waterway restoration.

Get Involved!

Find out how you can help restoration schemes.