Creative Communities Scheme
Do you or your group need help funding arts and cultural projects? The Creative Communities Scheme can help. This scheme is funded by Creative New Zealand and administered in the area by the Far North District Council. To find out how to apply, visit Creative Communities Scheme
Council offers funding for community projects through its three Community Boards – Te Hiku, Kaikohe-Hokianga and Bay of Islands-Whangaroa. Projects should encourage community leadership, self-reliance and the work of volunteers. Find out how to apply, visit community funding.
Events Investment Fund
This funding is targeted at larger events that attract visitors and significantly enrich the Far North district. Applications should be for $5000 and over. Find out more information about the Events Investment Fund.