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Funding your projects

The links below provide advice on funding and a sample of national and regional funds which are available for community groups who are carrying out restoration on public, private and covenanted land.

Generosity New Zealand is the only portal that provides a comprehensive list of funding bodies and funds. This is available on a subscription basis, or can be accessed for free at many local libraries and council offices. To find out more about Generosity New Zealand go to the Generosity New Zealand hompage.

Kowhai seeds. John Barkla, DOC

 

Funding Advice

Fundraising presentation, Kerin Welford's Restoration Day 2010 presentation (PDF, 942KB)
Funding options, Community Net Aotearoa
Online fundraising, Community Net Aotearoa

Funding services

millionmetres stream project
A crowd funding site for riparian planting.

Vega
An online fund raising tool. For more information and an offer for Nature Space users see the Vega feature story.

Funds

National Funds

Regional Funds

Auckland Funds

Auckland Council funding search page
Waste Minimisation and Innovation Fund

Bay of Plenty

Bay of Plenty Regional Council Funding and Awards page

Canterbury

Environment Canterbury Biodiversity Fund

Chatham Islands

 

Gisborne

Natural heritage fund, GDC

Hawke's Bay

 

Manawatu-Wanganui

Community grants and sponsorship,HRC

Marlborough

 

Nelson

 

Northland

Northland funding page

Otago

 

Southland 

Environmental Enhancement Fund
High value areas programme which offers free ecological assessment to landowners

Taranaki

 

Tasman

 

Waikato

Waikato biodiversity forum funding page

Wellington

Wellington funding page

West Coast

 

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