Following the Government’s announcement on 23 March 2020, all Horowhenua District Council facilities, including the main office in Levin, closed from 5pm on Wednesday 25 March.View information about Council's essential services during the COVID-19 lockdown
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FENZ has declared an Open Fire Season for the entire Horowhenua District, from 8am on Wednesday, 1 April 2020. See checkitsalright.nz for updates.Level 1 water restrictions remain in place for Levin and Ōhau, until further notice.
Water Restrictions for Horowhenua District
Have an address in Horowhenua? You can enjoy a free listing in our local directory, whether you are a business, a community organisation, a health practitioner or a tourism attraction. Join up here.
Read about the Grants Funding Programmes operated by Horowhenua District Council here. You can access information regarding Grants & Funding criteria, timeframes and application forms on these pages.
Council's aims to work with community groups to improve their resource and capabilities by coordinating volunteers and by providing relevant and useful training courses and workshops.
Community facilities, activities and support services to help older people maintain good health and an enjoyable lifestyle.
Part of the Community Wellbeing Strategy, the Horowhenua District Council Youth Action Plan 2016-2019 lays out key objectives for Youth Development over the next 3 years. Read more on our Youth pages.
Horowhenua District Council is committed to ensuring access to essential services and programs for all residents. On these pages you can read about our Horowhenua Access and Inclusion Plan and access links to local Health Services.
Horowhenua District Council’s Long Term Plan 2012 - 2022 (LTP) includes education as one of the community outcomes for our District. You can find out more about Education Horowhenua on these pages.
The Arts, Culture and Heritage Plan is aimed at community development and empowerment to encourage involvement in arts and culture, and the recognition of the heritage sector.
The Pride and Vibrancy Action plan is grounded in all of the Horowhenua District Council’s current strategies, particularly the Community Wellbeing Strategy and the Economic Development Strategy.
Levin will be welcoming former refugees into the community from July 2020. View some common questions the community has about the resettlement of refugees and the corresponding answers.
Council has many ways to recognise members of our community, whether they are young or older. Learn more about our Civic Honours, Youth Excellence and the Congratulatory Messaging Service.
Council has established firm foundations for Community Development growth and development. Find out more about our Strategies & Action plans, Committee and Forums.
A Community Plan is the voice of that community and will highlight their goals and aspirations. Find out how you can contribute to the vision of your community.
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