Kaipara Heritage Assistance Fund
The Kaipara District Council has set aside $15,000 for a contestable Kaipara Heritage Assistance Fund. This is to help and encourage people to protect and preserve resources of heritage value within the Kaipara. Heritage resources considered for this Fund include historic sites, buildings and waahi tapu and archaeological sites.
Who can apply?
Applications are called for every October. At that point, a link to an application form will be posted on this page. Applications received are assessed by a Council committee and a recommendation is made to the full Council. Applicants are then advised.
Council staff or the committee may request additional information if the application is not deemed complete.
Council staff or the committee may refer the applicant to other agencies or sources of funding.
In order to assess the short listed applications a Council representative(s) may visit the site and expert input may be sought from external sources such as hapu/iwi, New Zealand Historic Places Trust.