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Te Runanga o Toa Rangatira Sports Grant

Always open for applications?


Eligible districts



Applications will be considered for;
a)  Ngāti Toa sports clubs and organisations that are providing sports and / or recreation programmes to Ngāti Toa Iwi members.
b)  Ngāti Toa Teams or Individuals who have been selected to represent their sport at a National level and / or International level.
c)  Ngāti Toa individuals, under the age of 18 years, who have been selected for further development and training and meet the criteria set by the funding committee.

Available to groups or individuals?

Groups or individuals may apply


Under the direction of the board of Te Runanga o Toa Rangatira Inc, the Sports Funding Allocation Committee (SFA) assist to undertake the purpose of benefiting the community of Ngati Toa Rangatira and all members of Ngati Toa Rangatira irrespective of where those members reside. To achieve this purpose Ngati Toa sports grants are distributed according to Runanga grant making policies and funding decisions.


These grants aim to increase participation, confidence, achievement and success with:
• Whanaungatanga – strengthening friendships and family connections
• Mana tangata – building leadership skills
• Hauora – improving health (physical & mental).

Projects funded

To support Toa Sports Clubs & Ngati Toa organisations that are providing sports and/or recreation programmes to Ngati Toa Iwi members.

Excluded projects

Projects that are not eligible include:
• commercial venture
• capital fund or debt reduction
• completed projects and events / projects already paid
• promotion of a message rather than the provision of an activity
• applications that have received funding from other Ngāti Toa funding committees.

Activities funded

Expenses relative to the activity.

Funds available


Upper limit per grant application

Up to $250.00 (National competition) - up to $500 (International Competition)

Grants made last year


Funds available last year

Information not available

How to apply

Application forms are available from Ngati Toa Rangatira's website

Individual/ Team Recreation & Sport Grants

Funding levels per person / Activity are;
• Up to $250 per financial year for National Competition
• Up to $500 per financial year for International Competition 
• Club & Project funding at the discretion of the committee

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Information required with your application

• Iwi registration number
• Purpose of the grant
• Financial information
• Club statement
• Commitments

Decision makers

Ngati Toa Sports Funding Allocation Committee.

How paid

Grants approved will be direct credited into club bank accounts.

Other information

The Sports Funding Allocation Committee (SFA) will determine at its discretion whether to accept group/club.

Grant amounts will be based on factors including but not limited to, access to other funding, ability to fund-raise, distance from home to sporting event and number of clubs representing a sport. 


Shayne Warren
Te Runanga o Toa Rangatira
Sports Funding Allocation Committee
Te Runanga O Toa Rangatira Inc
PO Box 50355
Porirua 5240
New Zealand