Role of assessment committees
Assessment committees are at the heart of the success of the Creative Communities Scheme. Their main role is assessing applications and allocating funding, in line with any specific local priorities that have been set by your council.
Membership and make-up of assessment committees
Council committee, sub-committee or community committee?
The CCS assessment committee can be established as a committee of council, a sub-committee or a community committee.
Decisions made by this committee do not need to be approved o...
Dealing with conflicts of interest
To maintain the assessment committee’s integrity and to guarantee that its decision-making is transparent and impartial, conflicts of interest must be declared and handled appropriately.
Three types of conflict of interest can arise - dir...
Creative New Zealand support available to assessors
Meetings and workshops
Creative New Zealand organises regular regional meetings and training workshops for CCS administrators and assessors. These are intended to help administrators and assessors develop the knowledge and skills they ne...