The Waitaha Action to Impact Fund is a contestable fund for community organisations in Canterbury. The fund aims to build community engagement and action for a better environment in the region.

Community groups can now apply for the Waitaha Action to Impact Fund.

For the 2022/23 year, the fund has $600,000 available. The funding round opened for applications on Monday 18 July and will close at 10am on Monday 12 September 2022.

This fund is not open to individuals, businesses, educational institutions, or government agencies. To find out about other our funding opportunities, please see the Community Event Assistance form(external link), Zone Committee’s community engagement funding, and biodiversity funding(external link).

Community groups an inspiration

Community groups in Waitaha and their work in the environmental space is an inspiration to us all. They show us what we can all achieve if we put our minds to it. We are proud to work with so many great community groups across Waitaha.

Check out this video to get a glimpse into the fabulous work they do.