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More Kids, More Opportunities, More Skills

KiwiSport is a government funding initiative administered by Sport Wellington to increase participation in sport for school-aged children. 

The Wellington KiwiSport Regional Partnership Fund Plan 2012-15 outlines how KiwiSport funding will be allocated and distributed across the greater Wellington region (Wellington, Porirua, Hutt Valley, Kapiti Coast and Wairarapa). Sport Wellington is responsible for the distribution of $2.2 million over three years.


KiwiSport aims to:

  • Increase the number of school-aged children participating in organised sport
  • Increase the availability and accessibility of sport opportunities for all school-aged children
  • Support children in developing skills that will enable them to participate effectively in sport


KiwiSport Funding Closing DateS 2014:

Applicants for KiwiSport Funding close on the following dates:

  • Monday 17th March, 2014
  • Monday 18 August, 2014

Please note that applications for KiwiSport funding can be submitted at any time of the year



  • Tuesday 5 August, 8.00am-12.00pm, Pelorus Trust Sports House - LOWER HUTT
  • Tuesday 5 August, 2.00pm-6.00pm, Sport Wellington - WELLINGTON
  • Friday 8 August, 8.00am-12.00pm, Te Rauparaha Arena - PORIRUA

To make an appointment Phone 04 389 0214 or email kiwisport@sportwellington.org.nz



  • Monday 18 August 2014, MIDNIGHT - Applications for KiwiSport Funding Round 14 Closes
  • 18 Aug-1 Sept 2014 - Applications Processed, Applicants Notified if Further Information Required
  • Tuesday 2 Sept 2014 - Applications Assessed by Assessment Panel & Recommendations to Board of Trustees
  • Thursday 11 Sept 2014 - Applications Approved/Declined by Sport Wellington Board of Trustees
  • Monday 15 Sept 2014  - All Applicants Notified of Outcome 
  • Monday 30 Sept 2014 - All KiwiSport Investment Schedules Completed with Successful Applicant

 Key dates above may vary pending date of board meeting and approval/decline process 


More About KiwiSport in Wellington

Information and Impact click here
Applying for Funding click here
KiwiSport in the Headlines click here






This is brought to you with the assistance from Wellington Community Trust.


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