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WMIF August 2022

This is a preview of the August 2022 Application Form form. When you’re ready to apply, click Fill Out Now to begin.

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Important Information

Please read the Waste Minimisation and Innovation Fund Guidelines before completing this application form.

Please make sure you answer all questions on the application form.

The guidelines advise:

  • The fund's purpose and outcome areas
  • Who is eligible to apply
  • What funding is available
  • What can and cannot be applied for
  • General funding requirements
  • What information you will need to include in your application
  • Application assessment criteria

For more information regarding the Waste Minimisation and Innovation Fund (WMIF) click here.

All applications must be submitted online using this form. The application form can be saved as you go and will autosave each time you move to a new page. 

The information provided in this form will be used to assess your application. Please include all supporting documentation even if you have provided this with previous applications. 

Applicants should also be familiar with Auckland Council’s Waste Management and Minimisation Plan (WMMP) and how their project meets its objectives. A copy of the WMMP can be found here.

  • The fund will cover up to 50% of the cost of the project. Applicants will need to demonstrate adequate sources of additional funding from their own or other resources, or time in kind.
  • GST is not covered under the WMIF. Please be aware that this is required to be covered by the applicant organisation should you be GST registered. 
  • The part/s of the project requiring funding must start after the outcome of this application has been notified.
  • All consenting and health & safety requirements must be planned or addressed by the applicant before any funding can be approved.
  • Decisions for August funding rounds are made in approximately mid December.
  • WMIF grant payments are made as a reimbursement once the goods and/or services have been paid for and copies of the full receipts have been received by Auckland Council (unless prior arrangements have been agreed with the council).

If you have any questions please contact the Waste Planning Advisor (Initiatives) at or phone (09) 301 0101.

Please note technical support is only available from 8:00 am to 5:00pm weekdays.