Lottery Distribution Committees

Submitted by johanna.sanders on Tue, 10/05/2022 - 10:45

Department of Internal Affairs

Contribute to decision-making for funding environment and heritage project

Hon Jan Tinetti, Minister of Internal Affairs, is seeking expressions of interest for appointment to the Lottery Environment and Heritage Committee.

This Committee considers applications for grants for projects which promote, protect and conserve New Zealand’s natural, cultural and physical heritage. The members of the Committee decide that applications will receive funding.

Members require expertise in one or more aspects of heritage supported by the committee, including:
•    environmental regeneration and conservation projects
•    historical publications and oral history 
•    historic building conservation; and 
•    capital works in the galleries, libraries, whare taonga, archives and museums sector

Candidates for appointment should also have first-hand experience in community groups and  knowledge of te ao Māori, which is a particular focus for this appointment round. 

Statutory appointment Expression of Interest form.pdf

Candidate Information Sheet.pdf

Further information about the required skills and attributes, member fees and the required time commitment is available from the DIA website

Application forms and information on the appointments process are available from the same site. Any questions should be sent to

Applications close at 10pm on 29 May 2022.

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