Applications for 2016/2017 MELA funding open in November and close 22 December 2016
Mangawhai Endowment Lands Account (MELA) grants are made for the benefit of Mangawhai Harbour and surrounding land from the investment income from this fund. MELA is managed under the Mangawai Lands Empowering Act 1966 (sic).
Applicants must demonstrate:
a. It must be used for Council purposes;
b. It must benefit or tend to benefit the lands; and
c. The lands are defined as the original endowment lands (Mangawhai Heads, The Spit and Tern Point) and land adjacent to the Harbour.
An application form can be found here.
Full criteria can be found on page 16 onwards here
Please email completed applications to: firstname.lastname@example.org or post them to: Private Bag 1001, Dargaville 0340.
Once applications close, staff review applications against criteria and the Funding Committee meet in February/March to make their decisions. Following this applicants are notified of the outcome.
For more information check out the following links:
For information on MELA contact Annie van der Plas on 0800 727 059 or email email@example.com