Northland is currently at the ‘Red’ traffic light setting under the COVID-19 Protection Framework.At ‘Red’ customers must wear masks, sign in, and follow physical distancing guidelines, when accessing service centres, i-SITEs and libraries.My Vaccine Passes are not required to access these Council services.
Find what other sources of funding and assistance you may be able to access to bring your project to life!
A number of funding opportunities are available to the Far North District. Some of these are listed below for you - please note you need to contact them directly to discuss your project, as this funding is not administered by Far North District Council. .
Foundation North was previously known as the ASB Trust and offers a number of funding opportunities. They are one of the few funders who will also consider covering operating expenses and salaries. Visit their website at https://www.foundationnorth.org.nz/ for further information.
Funding from Pub Charities comes from gaming machines at associated venues. You can visit their website at https://www.pubcharitylimited.org.nz/ for further information.
The Department of Internal Affairs administers a number of different funding opportunities, including the Lottery Grants Board, Mātauranga Māori Marae Ora Fund and Safer Communities Fund, as well as a number of other funds. You can find out more on their page at https://www.communitymatters.govt.nz/log-in-here.
Far North District Council has Funding Advisors that are well-placed to help you with your funding applications. You can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 0800 920 029 and ask to speak with a Funding Advisor at any time - we can walk through your project with you and give advice on how you can make your vision a reality.
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Event Planning - Accessibility(PDF, 92KB)
The Office for Disability Issues has provided this quick guide for planners to consider accessibility issues for attendees, with links for further information.