Strategic Council Community Partnerships

The purpose of a strategic council community partnership is to recognise those social and not-for-profit services that are closely aligned to the strategic objectives of the Council, and with whom the Council is comfortable to engage in a longer-term funding partnership relationship.

Who can apply: Community Groups
Closing date: 31 May
Funding length: Up to five years
Application process: Invited to submit
KPIs required:  Yes
Funding contract: Yes
Payment type: To group on invoice
Reporting: Completion report against KPIs

Strategic Partnership is identified and selected where there is a track record of cooperation and strong alignment between the organisation and Council community outcomes and strategic priorities.

How to apply

Before applying for a Strategic Partnership, please contact a Community Partnership Advisor on 06-759 6060 or email