Waiata Takitahi is now closed, with results announced Thursday 7 December.

New Music Single is now closed, with results announced Thursday 23 November.

NB: As of Sept 2023, eligibility criteria has changed - with previously released songs no longer eligible for funding. More on the eligibility changes can be found here.

The New Music Single criteria can be viewed here. There are 30 criteria options, you must be able to fulfil at least 10 criteria to be able to submit a New Music Single application. Please note - there is very high demand for New Music Single funding and we are usually only able to fund fewer than 20% of applications.

You can find all of the dates for our 2023 Music Funding here.

If you have any questions or issues, please check our FAQ here