Over many years the WasteMINZ Board had seen some excellent project ideas in our sector (arising particularly out of the work of WasteMINZ’s Sector Groups) which had failed to progress due to a lack of available funding.
Following strong financial performance by WasteMINZ, and the implementation of sound policies to ensure the longevity and sustainability of the organisation, the WasteMINZ Board established the WasteMINZ Strategic Investment Fund.
The Strategic Investment Fund is seen as an important tool to allow WasteMINZ to provide a small amount of ‘seed’ funding to contribute towards the advancement of projects, which have benefits for the sector as a whole.
The fund works as follows:
To ensure fair, equitable and transparent assessment of projects, WasteMINZ has developed eligibility criteria and a formal application process for the fund.
Things that will not be funded include (but are not limited to):