Applications open for Freshwater Improvement Fund

The Ministry of Environment – Te Manatū mō te Taiao has announced that the Freshwater Improvement Fund (the Fund) is currently open for applications. The Fund provides $100 million over the next 10 years to improve the management of New Zealand’s freshwater bodies.

Published: Rāhina, 10 Paengawhāwhā, 2017 | Monday, 10 April 2017

Information about the Fund, including the Guidance and Application Form are available on the Ministry of Environment website. Applicants are encouraged to familiarise themselves with these documents prior to commencing an application. The funding round will close on 13 April 2017 (mid-day) and all applications must be submitted by this date.

The Ministry is keen to support applicants to develop their proposal. If you want to discuss a proposal or have any questions about the application process then please feel to contact the team by emailing  or phone on 022-068-4921.