How funding works

We work with communities, strategic partners and other government agencies to identify what’s needed to support tamariki and young people.

Funding opportunities are announced here on our website, and:

Getting approval

Providers contracted by Oranga Tamariki—Ministry for Children, must have the capability and capacity to deliver quality social services on an on-going basis. The Social Services Accreditation team at the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) assess organisations to make sure they’re suitable:

Read more about Social Services Accreditation on the MSD website


Published: March 13, 2017 · Updated: September 9, 2021