SceneryCarHouse fade

Hot Topics

Service Request Online

Do you have a Council related problem that requires attention?

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
15/12/2016 12:00pm

Draft Local Easter Sunday Trading Policy

In accordance with the Shop Trading Hours Act 1990 and section 83 of the Local Government Act 2002, the Hauraki District Council is now seeking feedback on the Draft Local Easter Sunday Shop Trading Policy.

The community feedback period will run from Friday 16 December 2016 to 4.30pm on Tuesday 31 January 2017.

A consultation document has been prepared which can be viewed on the Council's website and at the Council offices and libraries in Ngatea, Paeroa and Waihi.

There are various ways to have your say. If you’d like to put your feedback in writing:

  • go online and complete feedback (in the form of a survey) from our facebook page or website,
  • email your feedback,
  • write a letter addressed to the Council or fill in the printed feedback form which is attached to the consultation document.

If you’d prefer to talk to your council representatives:

  • join us at a local ‘coffee with your councillors’ chat (details are on our website),
  • book in to present your views to the Council at a hearing in Paeroa on 22 February 2017,
  • speak with a staff member of the strategic planning team and they can draft your verbal feedback into a written statement.

Our contact details are:

  • Website:
  • Facebook:
  • Postal: Hauraki District Council, PO Box 17, Paeroa 3640
  • Phone: (07)862 8609 or 0800 734 834 (from within the District)

LD Cavers
Chief Executive
Hauraki District Council

Hauraki District Council
Kerbside Refuse and Recycling
26 December 2016 to 7 January 2017

The schedules below show the dates for the Hauraki District kerbside refuse and recycling collection for the upcoming Christmas and New Year period. Please note that the collection days will remain on your normal collection day.

Christmas period:

Collections for the week of 26 December 2016 to 1 January 2017.

Township  Collection Day What to put out
Whiritoa Monday 26 December Bags and glass only
  Wednesday 28 December Bags and glass only
  Saturday 31 December Refuse and recycling
Kerepehi & Turua  Wednesday 28 December Refuse only
Waitakaruru, Ngatea &Kaiaua  Wednesday 28 December  Refuse and recycling
Waihi & Waikino  Thursday 29 December  Refuse only 
Karangahake, Mackaytown & Paeroa  Thursday 29 December  Refuse and recycling
New Year period:

Collections for the week of 2 January to 7 January 2017. 

Township  Collection Day What to put out
Whiritoa Monday 2 January Bags and glass only
  Wednesday 4 January Bags and glass only
  Saturday 7 January Refuse and recycling
Kerepehi & Turua  Wednesday 4 January Refuse and recycling
Waitakaruru, Ngatea &Kaiaua  Wednesday 4 January  Refuse only
Waihi & Waikino  Thursday 5 January  Refuse and recycling 
Karangahake, Mackaytown & Paeroa  Thursday 5 January  Refuse only

Remember to have your items out on the kerbside by 7:30am.

LD Cavers
Chief Executive
Hauraki District Council