New speed limits are in effect for most rural and rural residential roads in Horowhenua. The new speed limit schedules are available on the Land Transport Bylaw 2017 page.
View the Speed Limit Schedules
We have recently changed our phone system and there is a delay in answering Council calls at the moment. If your query is not urgent you can email us, message us on Facebook or contact us via our website and we'll respond as soon as we can. We appreciate your patience while we get up and running and back to our normal level of service.
Due to the wet ground conditions, the mowing of berms and reserves in Shannon, Mangaore and Tokomaru has been postponed. Once conditions improve mowing operations will resume. Thank you for your patience.
Find out how Council works and view information about agendas and minutes for Council and Committee meetings, including requests to speak to agenda items.
Find minutes, agendas and decisions made by Horowhenua District Council.
Welcome to our live-streamed meetings page.
Council makes important decisions at meetings which affect residents and ratepayers from various sectors of the community. View our meeting schedules and find out how to request to speak to items.
View our Horowhenua District elected representatives.
Find out about Council's committee structure and appointments, as well as the Terms of Reference for Council Committees.
Find out about Local Government elections for the Horowhenua District, held every three years.
Learn about how a Council operates and view our Local Governance Statement.
Meet the Foxton Community Board members.
The Horowhenua District Council's Leadership Team is led by Chief Executive David Clapperton.
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