Waste minimisation projects we are funding

This page has waste minimisation projects we are currently seeking funding applications for. 

Ōhanga āmiomio Circular economy sectoral and regional analysis for New Zealand

This project will assess the implications and opportunities for New Zealand’s transition to a circular economy.

The report (the deliverable) will assess the potential environmental, economic and social benefits of a transition to a circular economy including: 

  • potential waste reduction 
  • material reuse 
  • greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reductions
  • job creation opportunities.
Applications closed on 7 March 2019

Other funding available

The Waste Minimisation Fund also funds waste minimisation projects through regular funding rounds. The next round opens in May 2019, see Waste Minimisation Fund: funding rounds.