FUNDING APPLICATIONS

The 2021 funding round of the Waikato River Clean Up Trust is due to open on 6th June 2021.  The online application form will be available to access after this date.
Applications will be due by 4pm Thursday 12th August 2021.
Before applying we recommend you view our Funding Strategy for information about this year’s funding priorities and criteria.  This document is still being finalised and will be posted on this page in early May.
Also see our funded projects section for more information on successful projects, or see the videos below for tips on how to apply, and what we’re looking for in an application.  On our website home page there is also a map of projects funded.
If you have any questions or would like to discuss your project ideas please contact michelle@waikatoriver.org.nz (07 839 7966). 

MAKING AN APPLICATION

All applications must be made online.  An online portal will be available here on 6th June 2021.

The Waikato River Authority will usually give priority to projects that that are co-funded. If you are seeking co-funding from other organisations you may wish to consider the  Environmental Funding Groups list here.

If you need assistance with estimating project costs, the attached  document of Standard Costs and Assumptions may be helpful.

The Waikato River Authority will usually give priority to projects that that are co-funded. If you are seeking co-funding from other organisations you may wish to consider the  Environmental Funding Groups list here. If you need assistance with estimating project costs, the attached  document of Standard Costs and Assumptions may be helpful.

HEALTH AND SAFETY

All successful applicants must provide the Waikato River Authority with organisational and project specific Health and Safety information prior to the deed of funding being signed for their project.  Click on one of the links below to find out what Health and Safety documentation we require from you.

Waikato River Authority Health and Safety requirements for organisations who are PCBUs* 

Waikato River Authority Healthy and Safety requirements for organisations who are NOT PCBUs*

*To determine whether you are a PCBU click here to be taken to the Worksafe New Zealand website.  You can also phone the Waikato River Authority’s Health and Safety advisor for more information.

MAKING AN APPLICATION

All applications must be made online.  An online portal will be available here on 6th June 2021.

The Waikato River Authority will usually give priority to projects that that are co-funded. If you are seeking co-funding from other organisations you may wish to consider the  Environmental Funding Groups list here.

If you need assistance with estimating project costs, the attached  document of Standard Costs and Assumptions may be helpful.

The Waikato River Authority will usually give priority to projects that that are co-funded. If you are seeking co-funding from other organisations you may wish to consider the  Environmental Funding Groups list here.

If you need assistance with estimating project costs, the attached  document of Standard Costs and Assumptions may be helpful.

HEALTH AND SAFETY

All successful applicants must provide the Waikato River Authority with organisational and project specific Health and Safety information prior to the deed of funding being signed for their project.  Click on one of the links below to find out what Health and Safety documentation we require from you.

Waikato River Authority Health and Safety requirements for organisations who are PCBUs* 
Waikato River Authority Healthy and Safety requirements for organisations who are NOT PCBUs*

*To determine whether you are a PCBU click here to be taken to the Worksafe New Zealand website.  You can also phone the Waikato River Authority’s Health and Safety advisor for more information.