Community Contracts

Community Contracts supports the Council’s health, safety and well-being goals, through a process that sees community groups and organisations partnering with the Council to provide effective public services.

The funding round for 2019/20 was open from 1-31 July 2019. It is now closed.

Apply online

Before you start

Please make sure you have the following information about your group or organisation including:

  • bank account number
  • GST number
  • strategic plan documents
  • end of year financial statements
  • budget projections for the next financial year

Register you organisation or group

When you are applying for the first time you will be required to complete an organisational application. This provides Whanganui District Council with information about your organisation / group.

Register

Choose a username and password. Please keep this handy as you will need it each time your login.

Once you have completed and submitted your registration you will receive a confirmation e-mail.

Make an application

Login using the username and password that you created when you registered

Login

Once logged in you will be prompted to check your organisational details – please update any information that has changes, eg new address, updated governance or policy information.

Complete your application. If you don't have all the information you need, don't worry - you can log back in a complete at a later date. 

Reporting

Login

  1. Click on “view a completed application from this or a previous funding round” (submit required reports)
  2. Click on “End of period” and this will bring up your current reporting template
  3. Fill in your responses and click "Submit"

 

  • Be prepared – plan to apply at least a week before the funding round closes to allow for any potential issues along the way.
  • Check if you are eligible, and if your application meets the purpose of the fund.
  • Provide all of the information required on the application form and include the required supporting documents.
  • Contact us if you would like help or need to let us know anything about your application.
  • Submit the application before the closing date of the fund (we do not accept late applications).

Whanganui District Council received a total of 30 applications to the 2018/19 Community Contracts funding round. The total funding requested from the 30 applications was $404,180 from a funding pool of $150,000. 

Projects of Significance

Te Ora Hou

30,000.00

Whanganui Peoples Centre

10,000.00

Sports Heritage trust

10,000.00

50,000.00

Community Fund

Age Concern

4000.00

Alzheimer’s Whanganui Inc

2000.00

Birthright

4000.00

Brain Injury Association

2000.00

Castlecliff Community Charitable Trust

5000.00

Citizen Advice Bureau

4000.00

Community Education Services

5800.00

Fire & Emergency NZ

1000.00

Life to the Max

5000.00

Parkinson’s NZ

2000.00

Progress Castlecliff

7000.00

Sustainable Whanganui

1500.00

Restorative Practices Whanganui

5000.00

Te Whanau OSCAR

7000.00

Union Boat Club

3000.00

Riding for the Disabled

5000.00

Whanganui Creative Spaces

5000.00

Women's & Children's Shelter

10,000.00

Women's Network

7000.00

Youth Services Trust

5000.00

Volunteer Whanganui

5000.00

White Ribbon

4000.00

TOTAL

149,300.00