Draft Dangerous and Insanitary Buildings Policy

Council is proposing to update its 2006 policy in respect of dangerous and insanitary buildings by introducing a separate policy on this matter.  There are no significant changes from the 2006 policy in this review.

At a meeting of the Horowhenua District Council held on 1 February 2017, Council resolved to consult on this draft Policy using the Special Consultative Procedure as laid down in the Local Government Act 2002.  

Statement of Proposal & Summary of Information

The Statement of Proposal and Summary of Information documents are available below.

Statement of Proposal - Draft Dangerous and Insanitary Buildings Policy(PDF, 93KB)
Summary of Information - Draft Dangerous and Insanitary Buildings Policy(PDF, 36KB)

Alternatively, these documents can be obtained from the Council Offices in Levin (126 Oxford Street, or Te Takere), Foxton (Clyde Street); or Shannon (Plimmer Terrace), or by telephoning Council’s Customer Service Centre, Levin, on (06) 366 0999.

Have your say

Submissions on the proposal close at 5.00pm on Friday, 17 March 2017

Submit Online button.  

A print version of the submission form is also available below.  Alternatively, the submission form can be obtained from the Council Offices in Levin (126 Oxford Street, or Te Takere), Foxton (Clyde Street); or Shannon (Plimmer Terrace), or by telephoning Council’s Customer Service Centre, Levin, on (06) 366 0999. 

All submissions should be addressed to: Dangerous and Insanitary Buildings Policy, Horowhenua District Council, Private Bag 4002, Levin 5540.

Submitters should advise whether they wish to be heard when submissions are considered.  A meeting will be scheduled after the consultation period has closed. Submitters are advised that pursuant to the Local Government Act 2002 and subject to the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987, all submissions shall be made available to the public.