Grants, Funding and Awards

This section details the grants, funds and awards available to the community through the Council and other local body organisations.

Civic & Community Awards

Civic Awards are a way to recognise the contribution many of our residents put into helping make our district a vibrant, diverse and thriving community.  Wellington Airport Community Awards are a way to recognise groups or an organisation that help mak...

Community Board Grants

Each of the four Community Boards has one or more grant schemes

Community grants

On Thursday 30 August 2018, the Grants Allocation Committee considered applications for this year’s funding round.  This year 43 applications for the community grants fund were received with over $75,000 requested  for projects, events and activities...

Creative Communities Scheme

The next funding round is Jul/Aug.

Districtwide Facility Hire Remission Grants

The purpose of the Districtwide Facility Hire Remission Grant is to provide financial assistance for groups or individuals wishing to use Council-owned facilities (such as halls or aquatic facilities) for community events. The programme is to assist...

Waste Reduction Grants

Applications for the 2018/19 waste levy grants open 01 August 2018 and close 5pm on 21 September 2018. For more infromation click here .

Wellington Community Trust

Wellington Community Trust is an independent funder receiving applications from not-for-profit community organisations in the wider Wellington region which includes Kāpiti, Porirua, Hutt Valley and Wellington.  Funded projects must assist with the...