Proposed Fees & Charges 2017/18: Food Act 2014 & Resource Consenting

1.Overview

Consultation Status Date
Submissions Opened: 16 March 2017 

Horowhenua District Council is proposing to set a range of fees to apply for:

  • Food Premises that are subject to the Food Act 2014; and
  • Resource Consenting (Planning) Services.

These proposed fees will apply for the 2017/18 financial year, commencing 1 July 2017. 

Council resolved to consult on these fees at its ordinary meeting on 15 March 2017, using the Special Consultative Procedure as laid down in the Local Government Act 2002.  

2.Statement of Proposal & Summary of Information

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

Statement of Proposal - Food Act Premises(PDF, 48KB)
Statement of Proposal - Resource Consenting (Planning)(PDF, 52KB)
Summary of Information - Food Act Premises & Resource Consenting (Planning)(PDF, 16KB)  

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.

3.Have your say

We're seeking your feedback on the proposed fees and are calling for submissions. Submissions on the proposal close at 5.00pm on Monday, 24 April 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: Proposed Fees & Charges 2017/18 Submission, 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.