The COVID-19 Protection Framework (traffic light system) ended at 11:59pm on Monday 12 September. All mask wearing requirements have been removed, except in healthcare and aged care facilities.View the changes to COVID-19 restrictions at Council facilities
View the Unite against COVID-19 website
Make sure you have your say on issues affecting the Horowhenua District by voting in the 2022 Local Body Elections. Voting is now open and closes at 12 noon on Saturday 8 October 2022.
Find out more on our Vote page
Horowhenua District Council’s Privacy Statement explains how we collect, store, use and share your personal information. We've recently updated our Privacy Statement.
View the updated Privacy Statement
Whether you want to do a short walk or a multi-night tramp, there is a suitable track for everyone to enjoy our natural environment. Find out about local cycle tracks and walking trails on these pages
Horowhenua is home to several parks, domains and reserves . If you're looking for a great spot for a barbecue, somewhere to give your dog a run or a playground for the kids – you'll find it here.
Horowhenua District Council hires out a variety of Halls and Venues as well as the Meeting Rooms at Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō and Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom, and the meeting rooms and facilities at Levin Aquatic Centre.
Whether you're looking for a great spot to kick a ball around, have a casual game of touch rugby or play competitive sports, we have grounds available all year round.
The Horowhenua District is home to a state of the art Community Centre and Library Complex incorporated within Te Takere, it also has Foxton Service Centre and Library and Shannon Library. Read More.
Aquatics Horowhenua encompasses the Levin Aquatic Centre, Foxton Pools and Shannon Pool, offering the community and visitors to the Horowhenua a range of facilities, events, programmes and activities.
View some common questions we receive from our community about Facilities and the corresponding answers.