Due to Council’s financial year ending on Thursday we are closing the doors at 3pm, and unable to take payments in Foxton or Shannon between 3pm - 5pm. This will allow our financial teams to get everything ready for 1 July when Council restarts a new rating year.If you have urgent business with us after 3pm, please call our customer team on 06 366 0999.
Horowhenua District Council’s Privacy Statement explains how we collect, store, use and share your personal information. We've recently updated our Privacy Statement.
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From 11.59pm 13 April 2022, all of Aotearoa moved to Orange under the COVID-19 Protection Framework.View updated information about Council’s services and facilities at Orange
View the Unite against COVID-19 website to find out what the move to Orange means
Our online cemetery search is available to locate burial records of people buried in Cemeteries managed by the Horowhenua District Council.
Information for this search function is retrieved from Council's Cemetery Management Database. Whilst every attempt is made to ensure the accuracy of this data, if for any reason you should find an error or omission, please contact Council.
Links to cemetery maps are available on a number of records when displayed. These show the general areas of the cemetery in which the plot can be found.
Please enter the name of the person you are looking for in the search function below and the year of death (if known). If you have any queries, please contact us on (06) 366 0999 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Our cemetery search is compatible with a wide range of browsers and we recommend using Chrome, Firefox, Safari or Edge. If you are unable to view the search function below, please visit www.cemeterysearch.horowhenua.govt.nz to search our database directly.
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