This page provides information on the Community Environment Fund. It includes details on the application process and links to previously funded projects.
The Ministry wants to work with you to help make a positive difference to the environment.
The Community Environment Fund (CEF) provides funding so New Zealanders are empowered to take environmental action. It also ensures:
Each year there will be up to two opportunities/funding rounds to submit an application to the fund.
All applications are assessed against the CEF eligibility criteria, the Ministry's key priorities for the financial year, funding principles, and their merit compared with other applications. The Ministry's Statement of Intent has further information about our key priorities.
Funds Management Team
Phone: 0800 499 700
Last updated: 28 August 2014