At the start of every financial year (1 April – 31 March) a list of priority funding areas for that year is published. These priorities will inform where funds will be directed to for that year.
Applications for funding are accepted throughout the year.
Obtain the necessary documents from the NLC. These are:
You can also download the documents from the website or obtain them from the NLC offices around the country.
Use the guidelines to prepare the following documents that will accompany the application form and comprise the heart of your application:
The application must include the following supporting documents:
Where an application is related to the development or renovation of a heritage site, you must submit an approval from the relevant provincial or national authority.
Where an application includes the building or upgrading of infrastructure, you must provide proof of ownership of the land and/or building or proof of tenure.
Where an application involves the purchase of assets or equipment, quotations must be provided for these items.
Please read the guidelines carefully and ensure that all the required information is submitted.
In addition, you should try and get your application in as early as possible once a call is issued.