Regional Mid-sized Tourism Facilities Grant Fund

The Regional Mid-sized Tourism Facilities Grant Fund has been closed and the appropriation will be rolled into the new Tourism Infrastructure Fund.

The Tourism Infrastructure Fund replaces the Regional Mid-sized Tourism Facilities Grant Fund, providing $100 million over four years for the development of tourism-related infrastructure such as carparks, freedom camping facilities, sewerage and water works and transport projects.

 

About the Regional Mid-sized Tourism Facilities Grant Fund

Budget 2016 allocated $12 million over four years for the Regional Mid-sized Tourism Facilities Grant Fund.

The Regional Mid-sized Tourism Facilities Grant Fund provided co-funding for infrastructure used by visitors, such as carparks, toilets, rubbish disposal and minor water management projects.

A first funding round held in 2016 awarded $3.05 million to 14 projects.

Round two

Additional funding of $5.5 million was set aside for a second round, which closed in April 2017.

Assessment of round two applications

Assessment of applications for round two is currently underway and will continue as planned.

Successful applicants are expected to be announced mid-2017.

 

For further information, contact us at mff@mbie.govt.nz.