Helping New Zealand build strong communities

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New reporting standards for registered charities

Information about the new reporting standards, including videos to help Tier 3 and Tier 4 charities get started.

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Charities Services reporting standards

COGS Profile 2014/15 is out now

Read about the difference COGS funding made to community groups in 2014/15.

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Lottery Community

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

Lottery Community is now open

Lottery Community requests may be made using the new online system. Requests close on 9 December 2015.

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Lottery Community