Helping New Zealand build strong communities

New online system

The Department of Internal Affairs has introduced a new online system for requesting grants and community advisory services, which replaces Grants Online.

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Orokonui Ecosanctuary in Southern Otago, funded by the Lottery Significant Projects fund

Racing Safety Development Fund is open in the new online system

If you need any assistance when submitting your request, please contact an Advisor on 0800 824 824.

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photo of three race horses and riders in front of a safety fence

Support for Volunteering Fund is open

Requests for Support for Volunteering Fund grants may be made using the new online system.

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COGS is now open

COGS is now open for 2015/16 funding requests. The final day for applications is Wednesday 13 May 2015.

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COGS grant recipients