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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:

To be confirmed

Name of FundRound 1,
2021/22 opens
Round 1 closesDecision madeRound 2, 2021/22
Round 2 closesDecision made
Creative Communities Scheme

Tuesday, 31 August 2021

Monday, 11 October 2021

Monday, 15 November 2021

Tuesday, 16 November 2021

Thursday, 28 April 2022

Thursday, 02 June 2022
Sport NZ Rural Travel FundTuesday, 16 November 2021Sunday, 03 April 2022

Thursday, 28 April 2022

1 round only

Community Initiatives FundTuesday, 03 August 2021

Sunday, 31 October 2021

Wednesday, 24 November 2021

Thursday, 25 November 2021

Thursday, 24 March 2022

Thursday, 28 April 2022

Events Sponsorship SchemeSaturday, 19 June 2021

Thursday, 29 July 2021

Thursday, 30 September 2021

Friday, 01 October 2021

Sunday, 06 March 2022

Thursday, 31 March 2022

Parks Upgrades Partnership FundAlways OpenAlways OpenAlways OpenAlways OpenAlways OpenAlways Open

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

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