Mayoral Fund

A Mayoral Earthquake Response Fund has been set up to assist residents and organisations in the Hurunui district following the Hurunui-Kaikoura earthquake sequence in November 2016. Applications can be made to two grants:

Personal Hardship Grant:

This grant is open for applications from individuals facing hardship. Generally the grants will amount to $500. However, this amount is a guide only (it may be less or more) and priority will be given to:

Mayoral Earthquake Community Wellbeing Fund:

This grant is open for applications from groups or organisations whose communities have experienced significant effects from the earthquakes. To be eligible for the grant a group or organisation must meet the following criteria:

You can download the application forms below:

For more information please contact:

Jo Retallick
Post: Hurunui District Council | PO Box 13 | Amberley 7441
Phone: 03 314 0011
Email: jo.retallick@hurunui.govt.nz