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Find out how Council manages community funding.

This fund helps owners preserve, restore and protect the heritage values of their buildings or structures.

We help non-profit groups deliver arts programmes and cultural services to the community.

This fund is for local activities and events that directly benefit the communities concerned.

This fund provides financial support for organisations, groups and initiatives in Lower Hutt who are delivering services that support resilience, or sport and recreation programmes that support community wellbeing.

The Creative Communities Scheme (CCS) fund supports local groups and people wanting to start a project with an arts or cultural focus.

Events help make our city a great place to live, work and play. This fund supports and encourages the hosting of local events.

Get started with these resources, and see when applications open and close.

Seed funding for new ideas.

Focused on supporting local projects and initiatives in their communities.

The Mayor’s Office holds a small budget which can be used to help support Lower Hutt residents either with charity events or participation in national and international competitions where they are representing Te Awa Kairangi and Aotearoa.

Funding for initiatives that fit our vision, are showing good results and are showing collaboration.

We're providing funding for events and activities to bring people into the Naenae Town Centre while the Naenae Pool is closed.

We contribute to a range of annual scholarships to support secondary school and tertiary students.

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30 Laings Road, Lower Hutt
Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.
Private Bag 31-912, Lower Hutt, 5040
+64 4 570 6666 | 0800 HUTT CITY (24/7 - 7 Days)