It’s one way we can recognise the contribution these communities make to our hydro and wind operations.
Yes, if you live near one of our generation assets. These areas include:
You can apply for funding at any time. We hold two to three funding rounds each year to decide which projects we’ll support.
We review funding requests against the fund's objectives and a set of selection criteria to help us decide if the project supports sustainable community development.
It's important to Meridian that community members help decide which projects we fund. Our funding panels are made up of a mix of Meridian staff and nominated community representatives.
If you have any questions, phone 03 357 9732 or send us an email.