Partnership Agreements

​​​A partnership agreement is an opportunity to wo​rk with Council to deliver key outcomes that benefit the Taupo District. These used to be known as Service Level Agree​ments and were contestable through the Long-term Plan and Annual Plan processes.

Further details about partnership agreements are included in our Grants and Partnerships Policy​ .

Applications for a partnership agreement

Council considered all applications for a partnership agreement at a special meeting held in July ​2018 with the results of applications shown in the table below.

Name of groupReason for application Accepted /Declined  Amount approved 
Age Concern Taupo IncFor wages for our Field worker and Office Co-ordinatorDeclined
Anamata CAFEYouth Development worker Declined
Bike Taupo Advocacy Group IncContribution to Kids Bike Taupo and operational costs  Accepted  $35,000.00
Central Plateau REAPMale Mentoring Programme Declined
Citizens Advice Bureau Taupo IncTo enable training of our volunteers, payment of rent, maintaining telephones, photo copier and computer, payment of salary , insurances, advertising and stationaryDeclined
English language Partners TaupoContribution towards the operational costs of English Language Partners TaupoDeclined
Greening TaupoContribution towards the operational costs of Greening TaupoAccepted  $30,000.00
Kinloch Community AssociationEnvironmental projects Declined
Lake Taupo Charitable TrustForest Management ProgrammeDeclined
Lake Taupo Sports Advisory Council IncorporatedContribution towards the administration costs of Sports ServicesAccepted  $26,628.00
Lakes & Waterways Action Group TrustContribution towards the administration costs of Lakes & Waterways Action Group Accepted  $7,500.00
Life Education Trust Central PlateauContribution towards delivering health education programmes to schools throughout the Central PlateauDeclined
Mangakino Central Charitable TrustTo buildup and upgrade the Mangakino Central Community FitGym facilityAccepted  $5,000.00
Mangakino Community AgencyContribution towards the Coordination costs of Mangakino Community AgencyDeclined
Pouakani Marae TrustTo promote Health, Social, Cultural, Spiritual, Economic Welfare, Education and The General Wellbeing of the BeneficiariesDeclined
Pregnancy Help INC. TaupoContribution towards the Coordination costs of Pregnancy HelpDeclined
Rangitaiki Community and School AssociationMaintenance and upkeep of hall for community useAccepted  $8,000.00
Safe TurangiContribution towards the Coordination costs of Safe TurangiAccepted  $15,000.00
Sport WaikatoCost of District CoordinatorAccepted  $77,872.00
Taupo Budget Advisory Service IncContribution towards the operational costs of Taupo Budget Advisory ServiceDeclined
Taupo Community Food BankContribution towards the operational costs of Taupo Community FoodbankDeclined
Taupo Community PatrolContribution towards the operational costs of the Taupo Community PatrolDeclined
Taupo Council of Social ServicesCoordination and collaboration od TCOSS Declined
Taupo Neighbourhood Support Incorporated SocietyDeclined
Taupo Pathways for Youth EmploymentContribution towards the operational costs of Taupo Pathways for Youth EmploymentAccepted  $10,000.00
Taupo School of MusicAccepted  $20,000.00
Taupo Women's RefugeFor support, advocate, educate, house and give safety plans to Women and children suffering the effects of Family ViolenceDeclined
Tongariro National Trout Centre Society Incorporated"Project Volunteers"Accepted  $15,000.00
Turangi Rangatahi Hub Charitable TrustContribution towards the operational costs of the Turangi Rangatahi HubAccepted  $10,000.00
Turangi Tongariro Sports Foundation Inc.Contribution towards the administration costs and programmes of Turangi Tongariro Sports Foundation Declined
Waikato River Trails TrustContribution towards the operational costs of the Waikato River Trail Accepted  $25,000.00
Waiora Community Trust Contribution towards the coordination and operation of Waiora HouseAccepted  $55,000.00 ​


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