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Event funding


Council financially supports events in Tauranga through major event sponsorship and community event funding.

Major events fund

Council's Major Events Fund’s purpose is to enhance a vibrant and prospering city by ensuring that Tauranga is an exciting place to live and visit throughout the year. The fund is designed to attract, retain, grow and enhance major events that add to the vibrancy and economic growth of the city.

Major events fund and criteria.

Community event fund

If you have an amazing community event in mind and need the financial backing to get it up and running, the Tauranga City Council Community Event Fund might be able to help.

The Community Event Fund is for community events which connect the community, celebrate our diversity, use our beautiful surroundings and are environmentally responsible.

Applications for this year's round are open now until Sunday, 11 June 2017, 5pm. Successful applications will be notified by the end of June 2017.

Community events fund and criteria.

Last Reviewed: 23/08/2016