Useful Links


For a comprehensive list of local environmental groups, check out the Environment Network Manawatu directory 


Environmental contacts within PNCC

Policy Analyst (Environmental Sustainability), Adam Jarvis

Eco Design Advisor, Nelson Lebo


Palmerston North City Council’s Sustainable Business Programme

Funding for Environmental Projects:

Palmerston North City Council - Local Initiatives Fund

Horizons Council Community Funds

Horizons He Tini Awa Trust

Department of Conservation Community Fund

Local Iwi

Te Ao Turoa Environment Centre

Environmental awards:

Forest and Bird Awards

Department of Conservation Awards and Scholarships

Ministry for the Environment Green Ribbon Awards

New Zealand Farm Environment Trust - Ballance Farm Environment Awards