Level 1 water restrictions are in place for Foxton & Foxton Beach from Monday 28 November 2022 until further notice, due to increasing demand for water. Level 1 water restrictions remain in place for Levin and Ōhau until further notice.
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Horowhenua has a variety of Community Centers, parks, halls, sports grounds, Cycle and walking tracks.
Horowhenua District offers a stunning natural environment on the lower west coast of the North Island, where the mountains meet the sea. Affordable living, a close proximity to urban centres, and a brilliant environment make Horowhenua an attractive option for your business and employees.
This section contains information about Emergency Management, Civil Defence, Fire Restrictions, and more.
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.
Read about our community resources Local Directory, Grants & Funding, Capacity Building, Community Plans.
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.
View our Community Services Youth, Older people, Refugee Resettlement, Community Wellbeing, Health & Disability, Education, Vibrant Communities.
The Pride and Vibrancy Action plan is grounded in all of Horowhenua District Council’s current strategies, particularly the Community Wellbeing Strategy and the Economic Development Strategy.