Parks & Reserves - Fees & Charges


Horowhenua District Council's fees and charges for the 2023/2024 financial year, adopted by Council on 28 June 2023 as part of the Long Term Plan 2021-2041 Amendment (LTPA) and Annual Plan 2023-2024 (AP), are available below.

All fees are stated as GST inclusive and are effective from 1 July 2023 to 30 June 2024. Council reserves the right to review any fees and charges at any time. Please check with Council for any updates. 

2023/24 Fees
Sports Fields ($ / field)
Schools  Free
Athletics (based on 20 week season) $659.00
Softball (skin diamond based on 20 week season) $659.00
Softball (per grass diamonds based on 20 week season) $102.00
Soccer, Rugby Union and Rugby League (based on 20 week season) $659.00
Casual Soccer, Rugby Union and Rugby League bookings $102.00
Twilight Soccer (based on per field per season) $102.00
Senior Cricket Wicket (based on per pitch per 20 week season) $1,366.00
Casual Cricket Use $187.00
Twilight Cricket including artificial wickets (based on 12 week season)  $492.00
Netball (Donnelly Park 10 courts based on 20 week season) $1,831.00
Casual Netball and Tennis bookings (per hour) $13.00
Cycling (club activities per year) $482.00 
Tennis Courts / Netball Courts (club activities 20 week season) $482.00
All Junior Fields Free 
Non-Charged Events excluding Levin Domain (per day)
General Reserves $86.00
Amenities Fee (Toilet and Changing Facilities if Available) $112.00
Floodlights (Invoiced at Cost plus 20% Administration Fee) Cost + 20%
Levin Domain
*Additional charge
Day Event $268.00
*Floodlights (Invoiced at cost plus 20% Administration Fee) Cost + 20%
*Grandstand (Includes Access to First Aid and Referees Room) $359.00
*Damage Deposit $1,366.00
Charged Events on all Parks and Reserves excluding Levin Domain (per day)
Events that exclude the public from use of reserve land will be charged the maximum daily charge. *Additional charge.
Charged Event with Less than 100 Spectators and Participants POA
Charged Event Exceeding 100 Spectators and Participants - Price on Application POA
*Amenities Fee (Toilet and/or Changing Facilities if Available) $129.00
*Damage Deposit POA
Ground Hire $139.00
Photos Only Free
Additional Bin and Rubbish Collection Cost
Linemarking and Post Replacement Cost
Refundable Key Bond (Per Set) $54.00
Lost Keys Cost