Public notice

Eco fund applications now open for 2024

Saturday 2 March 2024

Applications to the ECO Fund, Otago Regional Council’s environmental community grants fund, are being accepted from 1 March 2024.

The ECO Fund supports community-driven projects that protect, enhance and promote Otago’s environment.

We fund not only on-the-ground works but also administrative support. Whether your project is large or small, we welcome your application.

You can find out more about the ECO Fund and how to apply at

If you have a project you think fits the ECO Fund criteria, get in touch with our team: or 0800 474 082.

We’re accepting applications: 1 March–2 April 2024.