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Rates changes from 1 July

Hauraki District ratepayers will see some changes to their rates after 1 July 2019.

Dog registration time

All dogs 3 months and older must be registered before 31 July.

We need to talk

Check out the issues we’re currently seeking feedback on and tell us what you think.

Kerbside Collections

Week 1 begins Monday 17 June 2019

Proposed Wind Farm

Submissions closed / awaiting decision
12/09/2014 12:00am

Proposed Temporary Road Closure

Pursuant to the Section 11(e) of the Tenth Schedule of the Local Government Act 1974, notice is hereby given that for the purpose of a Motorsport Hillclimb event organised by Thames Valley Car Club it is intended to close the following road to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated hereunder. During the proposed period of closure provision will be made for ordinary vehicular traffic, which would otherwise use the road, to use alternative routes.

Period of closure: Sunday 2 November 2014, 9:00am to 5.00pm

Road to be closed: South Rd, Mangatarata

Alternative provision for ordinary vehicular traffic will be made with signs, cones and barriers to redirect traffic on detour.

It will be an offence under the above regulations for any person otherwise than under authority of an authorised permit to use the road for ordinary vehicular traffic during the proposed period of closure.

Any objections should be directed to Technical Services Business Unit Administration on 07 862 8609 or by 3 October 2014.

L D Cavers
Chief Executive
Hauraki District Council

Flush Your Taps

Ministry of Health Notice

Some plumbing fittings have the potential to allow minute traces of metals to accumulate in water standing in the fittings for several hours.

Although the health risk is small, the Ministry of Health recommends that you flush a mugful of water from your drinking water tap each morning before use to remove any metals that may have dissolved
from the plumbing fi ttings.

We are recommending this simple precaution for all households, including those on public and private water supplies.

Hauraki District Council

Council Meeting

Pursuant to Section 46 of the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987, public notice is hereby given that:

The Council meeting of Wednesday, 24 September 2014 will commence at 9.30am and not 9.00am as previously advertised. A Citizenship Ceremony will be held prior to the meeting from 8.30am.

Ordinary Meeting of Council
Wednesday, 24 September 2014 - 9.30am

Right to Demand a Poll on Electoral System

Notice is given under section 28(1) of the Local Electoral Act 2001 that electors of the Hauraki District Council have the right to demand a poll on the electoral system to be used at the next two triennial general elections (2016 and 2019) of the Hauraki District Council.

The choice is between the First Past the Post (FPP) and the Single Transferable Vote (STV) electoral systems. Unless a poll determines otherwise, the FPP electoral system will continue to be used for the Hauraki District Council.

A valid demand for a poll must be:

  • Made in writing.
  • Signed by at least 5 percent of eligible electors of the Hauraki District Council.
    This will require a minimum of 665 elector signatures.
  • Delivered to the principal office of the Hauraki District Council, 1 William Street Paeroa by 4.30pm Monday, 2 March 2015.

Every elector who signs a demand must also set out in it his or her full name and the address
for which he or she is qualified as an elector of the Hauraki District Council.

For further information, please contact Robyn Kirby, Electoral Officer, phone (07) 862 8609.

Dated at Paeroa, this 2nd day of September 2014.

LD Cavers
Chief Executive
Hauraki District Council

Hauraki District Plan

Resource Management Act 1991
Notification of the date on which the Proposed Hauraki District Plan shall become Operative

At its meeting of 27 August 2014 the Hauraki District Council resolved to declare the Proposed Hauraki District Plan ‘Operative’ pursuant to clause 17 (2) of Schedule 1 of the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA).

In accordance with clause 20 (1) of Schedule 1 of the RMA, the Hauraki District Council District Plan shall become ‘Operative’ on 26 September 2014.

LD Cavers
Chief Executive
12 September 2014