Community Grants

Contestable community grants encourage and support community services, activities and events

They also support not for profit community organisations which have a positive impact on the community and recognise, support and enhance volunteer efforts.

The grant values available in each ward are:

  • Coromandel/Colville Board Community Grants - $35,000
  • Mercury Bay Community Board Grants - $40,000, made up of $20,000 for Community Grants and $20,000 for Mercury Bay events.
  • Tairua/Pauanui Community Board Grants - $37,000
  • Whangamata Community Board Grants - $30,000
  • Thames Community Board Grants - $40,000 (applications are open until 31 August 2018, for Thames Community Board grants only)