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Grants & Funding

Rangitīkei District Council provides three funding schemes for the Rangitīkei District, the Community Initiatives Fund, Events Sponsorship Scheme and Parks Upgrades Partnership Fund.

In addition, Rangitīkei District Council also administers two schemes using funds provided by Central Government, the Creative Communities Scheme and the Sport New Zealand Rural Travel Fund. Further information on each of these funding schemes is available closer to the opening dates for funding rounds.

Apply online here

If you need assistance completing your form, then please do not hesitate to contact us.
You can do so by:

  • visiting the Council’s offices at 46 High Street, Marton or 92 Hautapu Street, Taihape

Dates of funding rounds for 2021/2022:

Name of FundRound 3, 2021/22 opens

Round 3 closes

Decision madeRound 1, 2022/23 opensRound 1 closesDecision madeRound 2, 2022/23 opensRound 2 closesDecision made
Events Sponsorship SchemeMonday, 04 April 2022Sunday, 05 June 2022Thursday, 30 June 2022

Friday, 01 July 2022

Sunday, 28 August 2022Thursday, 29 September 2022

Friday, 30 September 2022

Sunday, 05 March 2023

TBC
Community Initiatives FundTuesday, 17 May 2022Sunday, 28 August 2022Thursday, 29 September 2022Friday, 30 September 2022Sunday, 02 April 2023TBC
Creative Communities SchemeFriday, 03 June 2022Thursday, 13 October 2022Monday, 14 November 2022Tuesday, 15 November 2022early May 2023 (TBC)TBC
Sport NZ Rural Travel FundTuesday, 17 May 2022Thursday, 13 April 2023Thursday, 27 April 2023

1 round only

Parks Upgrades Partnership Fund

Note: Applications are due by midnight on the day the rounds close.


A list of external fund organisations is available at External Fund Organisations.