The application process for each fund is different. To find out more information on each of the different funds or schemes click on the links below.
Funding is available to support temporary projects in vacant spaces and provide rates incentives for property owners. Apply!
The Community Organisations Loan Scheme is designed to help organisations to develop or improve new or existing facilities and other major projects.
Creative New Zealand local arts funding is administered by the Christchurch City Council.
The purpose of this fund is to provide funding opportunities to National and South Island sporting events.
The Strengthening Communities fund is now open and will close at midnight Tuesday 6 June 2017.
Each year the Council's community boards set aside an amount of money to fund young people in their local community.
Some Community Boards offer grants to assist groups in their local area to undertake small community projects..
The Mayor's Welfare Fund was established in 1897 as the 'Mayor's Coal and Blanket Fund'. The Fund provides assistance to families and individuals in our community who are in extreme financial distress.
To assist community groups where their project funding request falls outside other Council funding criteria and/or closing dates.
A list of other New Zealand funding options.
The Business Improvement District grant fund provides seed funding to establish a Business Improvement District (BID) under the Council's BID Policy.