Special Grants Fund

To encourage and support new significant events or projects within the Tasman District.

Applications will only be accepted for amounts of $10,000 or over.


There are no specific categories for funding. Each application will be considered on its merits. 

What is not funded?

The Special Grants Fund does not provide funding for:

  • salaries
  • ongoing operational costs that are not project specific e.g. office rental and vehicles
  • costs that cannot be verified with appropriate quotes
  • activities that have been completed
  • costs associated with legal action or debt servicing
  • activities promoting political parties, philanthropic agencies or religious ministries.
Special Grants criteria
How to apply
Amount and availability of funds
When and how are decisions made?

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