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Summer Scene Applications

We're looking for all types of performers or acts suited to entertaining kids aged 3-12!

The TSB Bank Festival of Lights Summer Scene programme is taking place again this season with a plan to provide all sorts of fun daytime activities at different locations around Pukekura Park and New Plymouth. 

If this sounds like something you would be interested in applying for, please fill out the form below. We look forward to hearing from you!

Applications close Tuesday 1 August 2017 at 5pm.

Application Form

Contracts will be posted to this address so it must be a secure post box
Please note this is a free community festival, community rates apply


Where applicable, the Council will deduct scheduler payment tax from the performance fee paid in accordance with applicable rates under the Income Tax Act 2007 unless the performer has provided the Council with satisfactory evidence of an exemption certificate.
If you/your group provide confirmation/proof that you are a Limited Company you will be exempt from scheduler payment tax.
If you/your group provide a current Tax Exemption Certificate you will be exempt from scheduler payment tax.
If you/your group provide only an IRD Number you will have 20% tax deducted from the agreed performance fee.
If you/your group provide none of the above documentation you will have 35% tax deducted from your performance fee.
If you are based outside of New Zealand (international performer), there will be a 20% tax deducted from the performance fee, and all payments will be made in NZD.

We will do our best to cater to everyone's availability, however please understand this is not always possible.
If contracted this will be used in the Festival brochure.
Upload a professional landscape image of you/your group with no text on it. Must be 1MB or larger and JPEG file.

If you have any issues or questions submitting your application please contact Lisa Ekdahl at lisa.ekdahl@npdc.govt.nz

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