Total funds granted this financial year (1 August 2020 to 31 July 2021)


The Grassroots Trust Central Limited Board generally meets every month to review grant applications.

Completed grant applications must be received at our office in Hamilton by 5pm on the cut off date prior to the Board meeting you wish for your application to be considered.

Applications received after this date and time will be held for consideration at the following months meeting.

It is recommended that grant applications are received at least TWO MONTHS before the funding is required, otherwise the application may be declined or not meet your funding deadline.

We also encourage Organisations to seek funding from a number of sources as there is never any guarantee of funding.

Application Closing Dates

Completed grant applications must be received at our office in Hamilton by 5pm on the below application closing dates.

October 28 October 2020 Closed
November 23 November 2020 30 October 2020
December 21 December 2020 30 November 2020
January 29 January 2021 1 January 2021

PLEASE NOTE: that meeting and application closing dates can change without notice. It is recommended that you check our website on a regular basis when applying for funding.

Annual Review

Grassroots Trust Central Limited annually reviews its criteria, methods, systems and consideration of applications for the distribution of net proceeds. Any updates from each annual review are published via our website.

To view our current Grants Policy, please click below.


All complaints relating to the distribution of funds should be submitted in writing and addressed to the Chairman, PO Box 9380, Hamilton or by email

Complaints about the conduct of Grassroots Trust Central Limited may be made to the Secretary of the Department of Internal Affairs, PO Box 10-095, Wellington or by email