Submitting an Application


  1. Register with us through the Te Mātāpuna(external link) portal, this is where you will also receive important notifications and updates regarding the opening of the application process.
  2. Log in to Te Mātāpuna to complete your application form.

Assessing the Application:

Pae Motuhake will assess each application using the criteria outlined in each Kāhui Investment Plan and make recommendations to Te Mātāwai Board, which makes the final decision on which applications will receive investment.

Final decisions are based on available investments and applications meeting the necessary criteria.

Notifying Applicants:

All kaitono will be notified of the outcome of applications via Te Mātāpuna.

Successful applicants will receive a letter of offer and an agreement from a Te Mātāwai Investment Facilitator.

The investment agreement sets out the purpose of the investment along with any key dates, activities and milestones to be met. 


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The 2024-2025 Investment Round is now closed. Registrations for the 2025-2026 Investment Round will open 1 December 2024.