Need Funding for a Local Arts Project?

Published: 28-May-2018

Assistance is available for groups and individuals who are keen to provide arts and cultural activities in the Waimakariri District from the Creative Communities New Zealand Scheme.

The next Creative Communities round will close 30 March 2018, for events or activities that take place between 5 May 2018 and 5 May 2019.

The Application Form and Guide for Applicants is available from Council Service Centres and Libraries or from the Council Website at

If you have any questions please contact the administrator, Mark O’Connell at 0800 965 468 or on mobile at 021 794 550 or email at

Available Download:

Creative Communities Local Funding Poster Advert pdf, 810.4 KB


The Creative Communities Scheme (CCS) provides funding to communities so New Zealanders can be involved in local arts activities. Learn more here.