Wallace Takitimu Community Partnership Fund



  • consideration will be given to all funding requests on a case by case basis
  • the board will give preference to applications that directly benefit the community board area and link to the community board plan outcomes
  • there is no cap on the amount applicants can request
  • co-funding is preferable, but not essential
  • two quotes are preferable for capital works. If it is not possible to get more than one quote an explanation why will be sufficient
  • if possible applicants are to come to a board meeting and speak to their application
  • groups do not have to be a legal entity to apply.


A self-reliant, tidy, safe, thriving community – a great place to visit and live.

Community outcomes

  • a vibrant Wallace-Takitimu area that attracts people, businesses and visitors resulting in employment growth 
  • Wallace-Takitimu is a strong, connected and inclusive community 
  • a healthy, safe community with access to quality facilities, amenities and services 
  • a community whose Council fosters leadership, transparency and community engagement.

Any queries to:

Kathryn Cowie
Community Liaison Officer


Download and complete the application form [PDF, 467 KB].

You can submit the form by post to Southland District Council, PO Box 903, Invercargill 9840 or drop it into your nearest SDC office.