Frequently asked questions

Find your answer to the commonly asked questions here....

How do I know if my application been submitted? 

Please check your Application Dashboard to see whether your application is siting under 'Submitted applications' or 'Un-submitted Applications'.

See View your applications

Why can’t I add my support material? 

  • You can upload the following file formats: .pdf or .doc or .docx (Word), .xls or .xlsx (Excel), .png, .jpg, .jpeg, .txt.
    (Note that music, video and other file formats can only be provided via a web-link).
  • The file name cannot include any special characters (e.g. #, & or *).
  • The maximum file size you can upload is 10 MB.  
  • Your application should not have more than five attached documents in total.

See Guidelines for adding documents and support material

Can I add information, or make changes to my submitted application?

  • If the funding round is still open you can email portal@creativenz.govt.nz and ask us to un-submit your application. 
    You need to resubmit your application before the closing time, or it will not progress through the round. 
    We cannot add attachments or make changes on your behalf. 

How do I invite someone to join my application? 

How do I sign my application? 

You can sign you application by clicking 'Sign' on the 'Sign tab'.