Environmental Health - Fees & Charges

Environmental Health

Environmental Health charges are set in accordance with Regulation 7 of the Health (Registration of Premises) Regulations 1966.

Fees and Charges for 2020/2021 

Fees and charges for the 2020/2021 financial year are available below. These fees and charges will be effective from 1 July 2020.

General Premises (Annual Registration Fee) - set under Regulation 7 of the Health (Registration of Premises) Regulations 1966 2020/21 Fees
Hairdressers $220.00
Funeral Directors / Mortuary  $220.00
Camping Grounds  $385.00
Transfer of Registration, if completed within 14 days of the change of occupier/ownership  $120.00
Offensive Trades  $220.00
Saleyards  $220.00

Food Act - Fees and Charges for 2021/2022

Fees and charges for the 2021/2022 financial year are also available below. These fees and charges were adopted by Council at the 25 May 2021 meeting and will be effective from 1 July 2021.

Food Business Fees Under the Food Act 2014 - Consulted on using the Special Consultative Procedure as required by the Food Act 2014
Description 2021/22 Fees
(from 1 July 2021)
2020/21 Fees 
Registering a Food Control Plan that is based on an MPI template $255.00 fixed fee $250.00 fixed fee
Registering a business under a national programme $255.00 fixed fee $250.00 fixed fee
Renewing the registration of a Food Control Plan that is based on a MPI template $204.00 fixed fee $200.00 fixed fee
Renewing the registration of a business operating under a national programme  $204.00 fixed fee $200.00 fixed fee
Amendment to registration  Charged at hourly rate of $160.00 per hour Charged at hourly rate of $150.00 per hour
Verification of a Food Control Plan that is based on an MPI template  $160.00 fixed fee (for up to 1 hour) then additional time charged at $150.00 per hour $150.00 fixed fee (for up to 1 hour) then additional time charged at $150.00 per hour
Verification of a National Programme
$160.00 fixed fee (for up to 1 hour) then additional time charged at
$150.00 per hour
$150.00 fixed fee (for up to 1 hour) then additional time charged at $150.00 per hour
Compliance and Monitoring  Charged at hourly rate of $160.00 per hour Charged at hourly rate of $150.00 per hour
Charges for travel outside of Horowhenua District*
*Applicable where a verifier is required to travel outside of the Horowhenua District to verify a template Food Control Plan or a National Programme business.
Cost + 20% Cost + 20%