Stock Crossing Permits
Limits to stock movement across roads is included in the Stock Crossing Bylaw and in such cases a council approved stock underpass may be required. See the bylaw:
Building a stock underpass will require a resource consent (possibly) and a building consent.
Book a free pre-lodgement meeting with our planning and building team to discuss your stock underpass project before you start.
Report wandering or missing stock
Phone us 24/7 on 0800 734 834 (in district) or 07 862 8609:
- To report livestock wandering anywhere including local roads, state highways and road reserves
- Callouts can result in impounding of stock and will incur fees for the owners of the stock.
You can also phone Waka Kotahi New Zealand Transport agency on 0800 4 HIGHWAYS (0800 44 44 49)
- To report livestock wandering on a state highway.