2017/18 Drowning Prevention Investment Programme

Applications are now closed

WSNZ will invest in partnerships that deliver drowning prevention interventions that make a real difference to New Zealand's high drowning toll.

Projects that demonstrate clear impacts and the organisational capability to deliver effectively will be considered.

We will invest in initiatives that align with the goals of the New Zealand Water Safety Sector Strategy 2020.

For the 2017/18 Drowning Prevention Investment Programme Prospectus please click here

Please Note: the seven Water Skills for Life (WSFL) skillsets, other supporting information and teachers guide are available here

The Water Skills for Life framework for 5 to 13 year olds is attached to the Funding Programme Prospectus.

For Water Skills for Life competencies click here or for the Water Skills for Life competencies guide click here.

Critical dates for the 2017/18 funding process are:



Funding Programme opens

Monday 10 April

All applications close

Tuesday 23 May (10am)

Notification of outcomes to applicants

Tuesday 22nd August 2017

View Recipients Lists here

WSNZ Board and management Conflict of Interest forms.

The information detailed in these forms is provided by the Board and management of WSNZ for the purpose of identifying conflicts of interest they may experience when undertaking their responsibilities in relation to the 2017/18 investment process. To view the Conflict of Interest form click here.