Environmental Legal Assistance Fund (ELA Fund)

The Environmental Legal Assistance Fund provides not-for-profit groups with financial assistance to advocate for an environmental issue of public interest at resource management cases at the Environment Court, and at boards of inquiry constituted under the  ‘call-in’ provisions of the Resource Management Act 1991. 

This section provides information about the Environmental Legal Assistance Fund, explains how to apply for funding, and gives a summary of applications since July 2006.

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