Platform funding round

The Platforms funding stream is an annual closed fund for existing funded entities who deliver services to create and deliver audio/visual public media content. These entities are described here. Applications for new platforms will not be considered.

In 2023 platforms are invited to apply in Round Tahi, the initial funding round of the financial year.

Read the full Round Tahi Information for Funding Applicants document here.


6 April 2023 - Funding round opens.

All applications must be made through NZ On Air’s online application system. Applications not submitted through this system will not be accepted.

27 April 2023, 4pm Application deadline - Round closes.

Late applications will not be considered. In very exceptional circumstances, for time-sensitive projects agreed prior by the Head of Funding, we may consider an out-of-time application.

7 July 2023 - Decisions confirmed, applicants notified.

This date may be extended at NZ On Air’s sole discretion.