Infrastructure Services - Fees & Charges


Horowhenua District Council's Infrastructure Services fees and charges for the 2018/2019 financial year are provided below. These charges relate to all services provided by Infrastructure Services that are considered to be chargeable and have been set in accordance with the Local Government Act.

All fees include GST unless otherwise stated and are effective from 1 July 2018. Horowhenua District Council reserves the right to review any fees and charges at any time. Please check with Council's Customer Service Centre for any updates.

Fees and Charges for 2019/2020 

Horowhenua District Council's fees and charges for the 2019/2020 financial year are available below. These fees will be effective from 1 July 2019.

For any enquiries, please contact Council on (06) 366 0999 or email 

Hourly Rates    2018/2019 Fees   2019/2020 Fees
Infrastructure Services Staff Hourly Rates are as follows:        
Manager - Infrastructure Services $250.00 $250.00
Infrastructure Services Managers  $180.00  $180.00
Infrastructure Services Engineers  $150.00  $150.00
Infrastructure Services Cadets, Technicians and Officers  $100.00  $100.00
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  $15.00  $15.00
New Street Name Signs (Supply and Install)  $315.00  $315.00