Welcome to Creative New Zealand's Funding Guidelines

We have suspended all funding programmes currently open, due to open or with applications being assessed.

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You’ll find here the information you need to know to understand how we fund arts projects and how you can make a strong application.

If you can’t find the information you’re looking for or have other questions about making an application, please get in touch with our Funding Services team at:

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