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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
20/05/2016 12:00am

Hearing of submissions
on Draft Dog Control Policy 2016
and Draft Dog Control Bylaw 2007

The Hearing of Submissions will be held at the Hauraki District Council Chambers, William Street, Paeroa on Wednesday, 25 May 2016 from 1.00pm for submissions received on the Statement of Proposal for the Draft Dog Control Policy 2016 and Draft Dog Control Bylaw 2007.

The public may attend to listen to the hearing proceedings. Only those persons that submitted on the Statement of Proposal and indicated that they wished to speak in support of their written submission will be permitted to speak.

The Summary of Submissions document, that includes a copy of all submissions received with a brief summary and staff comment for each submission, is available to view at the Council offices in Ngatea, Paeroa and Waihi.

Rating Information Database

The Rating Information Database for Hauraki District Council is available for public inspection during office hours 8.00am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday at the Council offices at William Street, Paeroa; Orchard Road, Ngatea and Rosemont Road, Waihi.

The Rating Information Database is also available on Council's website

Ratepayers may object to information in the Rating Information Database where information is incorrect or has been omitted.

Objections must be in writing and posted to:

Rating Information Database
Hauraki District Council
PO Box 17
Paeroa 3640

Rates Reminder

This is a reminder that all third instalment rates remaining unpaid after the close of business on Wednesday, 25 May 2016 will incur a 10% penalty. 

Liquor Ban - Queen's Birthday

Notice is hereby given pursuant to the Hauraki District Council Consolidated Bylaw that the consumption of alcoholic liquor, the bringing of liquor or of empty liquor containers and the possession of liquor or empty liquor containers in the public places identified below is hereby prohibited during the periods identified below.


All public places including roads, beaches and reserves are included in the prohibition for the Queen’s Birthday weekend public holiday.

Dates and Times – Whiritoa Liquor Ban

During the Queen’s Birthday weekend public holiday being from 4.00pm Friday, 3 June 2016 to 4.00am Tuesday, 7 June 2016.


That the consumption and bringing into and possession of liquor in all public places including, roads and reserves are prohibited at all times within areas of the townships listed below:


  • Within the 50 kilometre speed limit areas of Waihi township, and
  • Within the 70 kilometre speed limit of Parry Palm Avenue, east from the Margaret Street/Kensington Road intersection to the 50 kph speed limit sign east of the Martin Road/Baber Street intersection.

Paeroa and Ngatea

  • Within the 50 kilometre speed limit areas of the Paeroa and Ngatea townships.


Any person who commits an offence against the prohibition may be convicted and fined up to $20,000.


The Hauraki District Council Consolidated Bylaw authorises any member of the New Zealand Police to act under sections 169 and 170 of the Local Government Act 2002, including the exercise of the power under section 170(2) to immediately and without further notice search a container or vehicle.

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Chief Executive
Hauraki District Council