Approved grants

Find out about the grants made each year from the National Heritage Preservation Incentive Fund.

2019 grants summary

  • Number of applications considered: 43
  • Number of grants approved: 26
  • Number of grants accepted by owners: 24





August 2019   Rawene Methodist Church, Rawene 25,000      Repair of foundations and subfloor
German Mission House, Chatham Islands
60,000      Reinstatement of verandah, repair and restoration of stonework,        weather tightness and internal repairs 

Thompson Boatyard, Bay of Islands 2,400      Spouting repairs

Chief Post Office, Christchurch 70,000      Restoration and repairs to heritage aspects (bell tower, window,

Red Cross building, Wellington  70,000      Clay tiles for the roof and associated roof work

Renton Hardware Building, Hokitika
60,000      New roof
  BNZ Hokitika
40,000      Reinstatement of original exterior timber 
  The Gables, West Waimea 30,000      The replacement of joists, framing, windows and a door
  BNZ (former) Seddon St, Raetihi
20,000      Restoration of lobby, ceilings and other interior work
  Seacliff Lunatic Asylum, Dunedin
22,000      Conservation plan, condition report and archaeological report
  Longbeach Station, Ashburton 49,600      Roof replacement

BNZ and Bank Manager's house Kohukohu
55,000      Site stabilisation and installation of water tanks for fire fighting

Clyde Hotel, Wairoa
40,000      Gutter repair, conservation repair and repainting
  Wellesley Boutique Hotel 20,000      Windows and door repairs
  Espano Flats, Auckland 50,000      Reroofing
  Forest Gate Stables and Coach House, Onga Onga
10,000      Repair and replace weatherboards and paint
  Wains Hotel, Dunedin 7,000      Restoration of parapet finials
  Forest Gate Station Homestead, Onga Onga
14,000      Replacement of existing iron roof
  Duncan’s Building, Christchurch
50,000      Façade repair to one bay to complete façade restoration
  Forest Gate Station Dairy, Onga Onga
700      Wash and repaint of dairy
  Schous Barn, Mauriceville West 2,000      Repair of foundation and subfloor
  Cintra Flats, Auckland 50,000      Weather tightness defects
  Masonic Hotel, Cambridge 60,000      Full fire protection system
  Pahake, Bay of Islands 7,500      Repair of rusted roof.

2018 grants summary

  • Number of applications considered: 33
  • Number of grants approved: 22.




September 2018     Albion Gold Mining Co Battery & Mine 6,750 
Alyth, 34 Royal Terrace, Dunedin 
Arcadia Picture Theatre, Dannevirke 30,000 
Ashleigh Court, Newtown, Wellington 77,500 
Butler House, Mangonui  77,500 
Cottage, 9 Bruce Terrace, Akaroa 6,475 
September  Esk Head Cobb, North Canterbury 77,500 
September  Ferntree Cottage, Dunedin 50,000 
September  John Courts Building (former Queen Victoria), Auckland 6,200 
September  Kawarau Station Homestead, Bannockburn 11,000 
September  Larnach Castle, Dunedin 55,000 
September  Masonic Hotel, Cambridge 79,000 
September  Onehunga Post Office, Auckland 23,000 
September  Opihi Rock Art, South Canterbury 19,000 
September  Rawene Methodist Church (former) 18,000 
September  Ritchie Residence, Dunedin 25,000 
September  Te Aute Store, Hastings 11,000 
September  The Boathouse, Nelson 18,000 
September  The Gables, Waimea West 77,500 
September  Westoe, Marton 77,500 
September  White Hart Hotel, New Plymouth 25,000 
September  Woodstock House, Stoke 33,500