Mayoral Relief Fund for Primary Industry Businesses


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Mayoral Relief Fund for Primary Industry Businesses

Marlborough Mayor John Leggett has established a Mayoral Relief Fund to assist the region in its storm recovery effort following the July 2021 storm event.

The fund now has an additional category available to Primary Industry Businesses which have been impacted by the July storm event.

The Ministry for Primary Industries have contributed $35,000.00 to the fund.

For more information, please contact Community Partnerships Advisor Jodie Griffiths:


or Community Partnerships Project Support Natalie Lawler:


For information about the fund for residents who have suffered personal financial or emotional hardship as a result of the storm event, please visit the Mayoral Relief Fund page on this website

How to donate

Online banking

Account number: 02-0600-0202861-00

Reference: Mayoral Fund

Alternative method to pay

As an alternative to online banking, people can make payments to the fund at Council reception in Blenheim.


To make an application as a Primary Industry Business for financial support from the Mayoral Relief Fund please complete the online form below.

Please ensure you read the criteria for the fund before making an application.

Application criteria