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Welcome to the online application facility.  

If you have any enquiries regarding applications, please contact Sharon Richards, phone 06-3490015 or e-mail Sharon here.


Grant Consideration and Closing Dates 2017


Community Support Grants ($10,001 to $99,999)

Closing Date  /  Meeting Date

5 May 2017  /  25 May 2017

31 July 2017  /  24 August 2017

30 October 2017  /  23 November 2017

29 January 2018  /  22 February 2018


Quick Response Grants ($10,000 & Under)

Closing Date

5th of each month from April to November 2017 and February and March 2018 (except for the August 2017, November 2017 and February 2018 meetings, where closing dates are the same as for the Community Support Grants).

Meeting Date

4th Thursday of corresponding month


High Engagement Grants

Expressions of Interest will close 24 July 2017.  You can find out more information here.




If this is your first time here, you will need to register a username and password with us.  Once your registration is approved you will receive a confirmation email and you will then be able to make an online application.  If you don’t receive an e mail approving your username and password within 2 working days please phone us on 06-349 0015.

Once logged in, please complete all fields in the application form, saving each page as you go. Please note that in order to protect the system from viruses, Microsoft Office documents such as Word or Excel cannot be uploaded as part of your application. You can upload PDF documents or scanned documents which are saved.

Once submitted, your application will be reviewed and we’ll come back to you if we need further information and clarification .

The pages of your application can be printed out separately if you need a paper copy.  However, your application will be available to you whenever you log in if you want to save paper.


A few important points to consider before making an application: