Premier Funder



The Dunedin City Council is iD Dunedin Fashion Week’s premier funder. Every year it makes a significant financial contribution in support of the event and continues to help the event grow. 

Major Sponsors


Otago Polytechnic

Our partner and principal sponsor for the iD International Emerging Designer Awards, Otago Polytechnic offers a complete range of world-class fashion courses that produce graduates who lead the way in the industry – starting new labels or securing jobs in top fashion houses here and overseas. Dr Margo Barton, Professor of Fashion, from the Otago Polytechnic has long been associated with iD and is now Creative Director and Chair of the iD Committee.


New Zealand Media and Entertainment is New Zealand’s premier integrated media company. By merging three New Zealand media brands, APN NZ, The Radio Network (TRN) and GrabOne and unifying them under one overarching banner, NZME offers a portfolio of radio, digital, e-commerce and print brands producing fantastic content, targeting New Zealand audiences. With titles like Viva and Spy, alongside a host of online platforms, NZME holds a strong presence in New Zealand’s fashion media.

Holden NZ

Holden is a brand synonymous with innovation in design excellence and the ability to deliver a unique point of difference, creating a memorable drive every time. Its recent partnership with iD Fashion Week shows a new commitment to the fashion industry and follows a partnership with designer Tanya Carlson - ambassador for the Holden Cascada. 

Associate Sponsors


iD Awards Prize Sponsors


Supporting Sponsors


Supplier Partners


Preferred Accommodation Partner 

Accommodation Sponsors


Supporting Funders


Callis Charitable Trust

Dunedin Casino Charitable Trust