Miscellaneous - Fees & Charges

Miscellaneous  Fees & Charges - Outside view of the Horowhenua Council building.

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. Council reserves the right to review any fees and charges at any time. Please check with Council for any updates. 

Fees 2023/2024
Litter Infringement Offence $400.00
Mobile Shop/Hawker (Non Food) - Permit to Operate $324.80
Mobile Food Businesses registered with other Territorial Authorities - permit to operate (does not apply when operating at events only) $54.20
Water Testing for Registered Premises $77.50 plus costs
Certificate of Compliance (New Liquor Licence Application) $151.50
Interpreters $77.50 plus costs
Monitoring/Inspection Costs – Swimming Pools, Consent Monitoring Fee Time based hourly rate at $166.00 per hour
Printing and Copying Fees 2023/2024
A4 Black & White $0.20
A4 Black & White Double Sided $0.30
A4 Colour $1.40
A4 Colour Double Sided $2.70
A3 Black & White $0.30
A3 Black & White Double Sided $0.40
A3 Colour $2.70
A3 Colour Double Sided $4.80
A2 Colour or Black & White - Single Sided Only $7.60
A1 Colour or Black & White - Single Sided Only $15.10
A0 Colour or Black & White - Single Sided Only $30.30
Abandoned Vehicles Fees 2023/2024
Towage $166.00 plus actual costs and daily storage costs
Daily Storage $3.50 per day
Noise Control Fees 2023/2024
Return of Seized Equipment (Cash/EFTPOS Only) $330.20
Infringement Fine Fee Set by Legislation $500.00
Skateboards Fees 2023/2024
Return of Impounded Skateboard $21.60
Administrative Services Fees 2023/2024
Receiving third party reports or other information to place on a property file at the owner's request. (Includes recording a Building Consent Exemption on the property file) $178.50
Support service administration fee (hourly rate) $150.50
Land Information Memorandum (commercial/industrial/rural/rural residential) $375.50 plus hourly rate over 3 hours
Land Information Memorandum (urban residential) $367.50
Property File Request - Building information only $69.50 per title
Property File Request - Resource Consent information only $69.50 per title
Property File Request - Record (Certificate) of Title, Consent Notices and Easement Documents only $69.50 per title
Consents List (monthly subscription) $13.00 per month

Administrative services notes:

  1. Property file information and LIMs will be delivered electronically. If hard copies are required, additional printing fees will apply.
Other Fees and Charges Fees 2023/2024
Amusement Permit Set by legislation
Fencing Inspection Fee $155.00
Building Warrant of Fitness Renewal $80.00
Building Warrant of Fitness Audit Fee Time based hourly rate
Associated Costs for Special Events Fees 2023/2024
Road Closure Cost
Traffic Management Approval Cost
Advertising Cost
Vehicle Crossing Deposit (if no indemnity form signed) Fees 2023/2024
- Urban (as defined in District Plan) $2,100.00
- Rural (as defined in District Plan) $1,575.00
FlagTrax System Fees 2023/2024
Any costs associated with a physical flag are not the responsibility of Council, and it is expected that customers source their own flags.
Installation of one FlagTrax Flag $23.00
Removal of one FlagTrax Flag $23.00