This page provides key dates for the current and next funding round of the Waste Minimisation Fund and how to apply for funding.
The next funding round opens on 1 May 2017.
Key dates - May 2017 funding round
I May 2017
Funding round opens for applications.
12 May 2017
Funding round closes at 12 noon.
Anticipated timeframe for decisions for funding round.
Anticipated timeframe for notification of successful and unsuccessful applicants. Successful applicants begin Stage II Project Planning*.
Anticipated start date for successful applicants.
*Note: Projects cannot officially start until after Stage II Project Planning is completed and this can take 3 to 6 months. Please contact the Waste Minimisation Fund team if you require further information.
Guidance for applicants
For information about the fund including the eligibility and assessment criteria see the About the Waste Minimisation Fund web page.
If you are considering applying for funding from the Waste Minimisation Fund, we strongly encourage you to contact the Ministry to discuss your proposal (email: firstname.lastname@example.org).
You will also need to read the Guide for Applicants. It will help you answer questions in the Waste Minimisation Fund application form.
Applications must be made using the Waste Minimisation Fund 2017 application form [DOCX, 1.3 MB].
Deed of funding template
Successful applicants enter into a deed of funding with the Ministry which sets out our standard terms and conditions for funding.
- Waste Minimisation Fund - Deed of funding [PDF, 377 KB]
Updates on the fund
To receive the latest updates on the Waste Minimisation Fund email email@example.com with 'WMF registration of interest' in the subject line.
Phone: 0800 499 700