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HDC sets targeted rates where the services provided are specific to a particular community or area within our District. We have developed rating area maps to make it is easy to see whether certain rates are applicable to your property.  Targeted rates that are applicable to your property are itemised on your rates bill.

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 The maps below are available for viewing in Adobe Acrobat PDF documentAdobe Acrobat format. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader, please visit www.adobe.com and download a free copy of the reader.

Community Halls

HDC sets targeted rates on all rating units in Community Hall Rating Areas for the purpose of funding community halls. A separate targeted rate will be set for each Community Hall Rating Area.

View the maps showing the areas charged for halls as listed below:

Drainage

HDC sets land value rates on each rating unit within the following categories based on location for the purpose of funding drainage activity.

View the maps showing the drainage areas as listed below:

  • Eastern Plains Drainage District [PDF, 993 KB] Adobe Acrobat PDF document – all rating units situated within the Eastern Plains Drainage District, excluding those residential, commercial & industrial, and community land use rating units within the townships of Kerepehi and Turua.
  • Western Plains Drainage District [PDF, 864 KB] Adobe Acrobat PDF document – all rating units situated within the Western Plains Drainage District, excluding those residential, commercial & industrial, and community land use rating units within the town of Ngatea.
  • Komata North Drainage District [PDF, 713 KB] Adobe Acrobat PDF document – all land situated within the Komata North Drainage District.
  • Opukeko Drainage District [PDF, 651 KB] Adobe Acrobat PDF document – all land situated within the Opukeko Drainage District excluding those residential, commercial & industrial, and community land use rating units within the town of Paeroa.
  • Tirohia-Rotokohu Drainage District [PDF, 711 KB] Adobe Acrobat PDF document – all land situated within the Tirohia-Rotokohu Drainage District excluding those residential, commercial & industrial, and community land use rating units within the town of Paeroa.
  • Taramaire Drainage District [PDF, 589 KB] Adobe Acrobat PDF document – all land situated within the Taramaire Drainage District.

Flood Protection

HDC sets land value rates on a differential basis on each rating unit within the following categories based on the extent of the service provided for the purpose of funding flood protection activity

Pump Rates

HDC sets a land area rate on a uniform basis on all land within the following category based on provision of service, for the purpose of funding the replacement of drainage pumps.

  • Western Plains Class P [PDF, 590 KB] Adobe Acrobat PDF document – all land serviced by the Hopai West, Martinovich, Central, North and Rawerawe West pump stations.

Water

HDC sets targeted rates for water supply based on, the volume of water supplied and, the number of connections to the supply on all rating units connected to a water supply, for the purpose of funding the water supply activity. The water volume rate is on a differential basis based on location, and the extent of the provision of service. Water supply rates are billed separately twice yearly on varying dates in the various water supply areas. 

Water use over 10,000kl billed bi-monthly

Those rating units where water use is more than 10,000kl over the last two billing periods, will be billed bi-monthly.  

View the list of rating units (with water usage over 10,000kl) by assessment number. 

Water meter reading areas

Instalment dates are staggered throughout the year, based on when certain areas in the District have their readings completed. View the maps of the various reading areas:

  • Reading area 1 [PDF, 526 KB] Adobe Acrobat PDF document
    • Ngatea township
    • Paeroa township
    • Waihi township
  • Reading area 2 [PDF, 525 KB] Adobe Acrobat PDF document
    • Turua & surrounds
    • Paeroa commercial
    • Waihi commercial
    • Waihi gold
  • Reading area 3 [PDF, 526 KB] Adobe Acrobat PDF document
    • Waitakururu & Ngatea North
    • Waihi rural
  • Reading area 4 [PDF, 519 KB] Adobe Acrobat PDF document
    • Kerepehi & Ngatea South
    • Ohinemuri & Kaimanawa
  • Reading area 5 [PDF, 491 KB] Adobe Acrobat PDF document
    • Netherton
  • Reading area 6 [PDF, 440 KB] Adobe Acrobat PDF document
    • Karangahake/Mackaytown
    • Waikino