Community Environment Fund - open for funding applications 18 April - 2 May 2016

Call for applications - Community Environment Fund

Applications for funding from the Community Environment Fund (CEF) will be received this year 18 April to 2 May 2016.  The purpose of the CEF is to help  strengthen partnerships, raise environmental awareness and encourage participation in environmental initiatives in the community. The funding round is contestable and attention to assessment and ‘value for money’ criteria as well as eligibility criteria will improve chances of funding. Forms and guides can be downloaded from the Ministry for the Environment website via and the criteria are set out in Part 1 of the application form.  For further information please feel free to contact the CEF team at or 0800-499-700.