Infrastructure Services - 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. 

These charges relate to all services provided by Infrastructure Operations that are considered to be chargeable and have been set in accordance with the Local Government Act.

Hourly Rates 2023/2024 Fees
Infrastructure Services Staff Hourly Rates are as follows:
Manager - Infrastructure Services $270.90
Infrastructure Services Managers $195.10
Infrastructure Services Engineers $162.50
Infrastructure Services Cadets, Technicians and Officers $108.40
Pre-Lodgement Meetings / Site Visits
All costs incurred as a result of pre-lodgement meetings or site visits with Council staff will be charged to the application on an actual time and cost basis.
Peer Reviews, Technical or Professional Advice
If Council needs to seek specialist technical or professional advice to assist in the determination of an application, then the costs of that specialist will also be passed on to the applicant on an actual time and cost basis.
Disbursements (mileage, copying, postage etc) may also form part of the final cost of an application and will also be invoiced to an applicant on an actual cost basis.
Miscellaneous Fees and Charges
Rural Numbering $16.00
New Street Name Signs (supply and install) $331.00