Do you have an innovative idea on how to promote, educate or improve road safety for the children and young people in the Selwyn District?

Then we may be able to help – Selwyn District Council has a Community Road Safety Fund for small projects and initiatives  developed by local schools, community groups or individuals.

“Not for profit” organisations in the Selwyn District that can apply include, but are not limited to;

  • People riding bikesSchools
  • Community groups
  • Childcare centres
  • Parent groups
  • Service groups
  • Youth groups
  • Health organisations


Important information you need to know

Process to gain funding

  • Contact the Road Safety Coordinator to discuss your idea and whether it will meet the criteria
  • Request, complete and return the Community Road Safety Fund application
  • Your application will then be reviewed and a final decision made
  • If it is approved, a short evaluation of the project will be required within one month of the activity being completed


If you would like more information or an application form sent to you, please phone the Road Safety Co-ordinator at the Council or contact by email, roadsafety@selwyn.govt.nz