Find out about the quick-start projects the Government is funding to improve freshwater. Landowners can apply to the Provincial Growth Fund for funding to fence off sensitive waterways and for riparian planting.
The Environmental Legal Assistance Fund is for not-for-profit groups advocating for matters of environmental public interest. Funding enables applicants to participate more effectively and efficiently in resource management processes at the Environment Court, higher courts or board of inquiry.
The Contaminated Sites Remediation Fund provides $2.63 million in annual funding to regional councils and unitary authorities for the remediation of contaminated sites that pose a risk to human health and the environment.
Information on the Te Mana o Te Wai Fund and Fresh Start for Fresh Water Clean-up Fund which are closed. Information on the Rotorua Te Arawa Lakes Programme and Lake Taupō Protection Project which received Crown funding.