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Merry Go Round - ILT Kidzone Festival

Funding Guidelines

The ILT Foundation is budgeting, for the twelve month period to 31 March 2019, to generate $5,000,000 in funds to be available for distribution for authorised purposes.

The ILT Foundation has funds available now for distribution to local not-for-profit organisations.

To make an application click here.

Authorised Purposes

Proceeds from gaming machines can only be used for what is termed "Authorised Purpose" as set down by the Department of Internal Affairs and the Gambling Act 2003.

Authorised Purpose may include charitable, philanthropic, amateur sporting, cultural activities or something that provides a benefit to a significant portion of the community in a non-commercial sense.

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We are an Invercargill based non-profit Foundation, distributing grants to the community of Invercargill from the proceeds of gaming machines operated in Invercargill Licensing Trust hotels and taverns situated within the city of Invercargill, New Zealand.

A full list of grants allocated can be found here.


ILT Kidzone Festival

We are an Invercargill based Foundation distributing grants generated from 163 gaming machines operating within 10 Invercargill Licensing Trust hotels and taverns.

The ILT Foundation was set up by the Invercargill Licensing Trust in 2006 to own and operate gaming machines with its key purpose being to distribute grants generated from those gaming machines to benefit the community of Invercargill.

The ILT Foundation supports a broad cross section of non-profit community groups, charities, welfare agencies, educational organisations and amateur sports.