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Whanganui & Partners is the economic development agency of the Whanganui District Council.
The District Plan regulates the way land is used and developed
Whanganui District Council’s Regulatory Planning Team issues resource consents for land use and subdivision
Our Building Services Team can help you make sure your project complies with the national Building Code
Information about The Building (Earthquake-prone Buildings) Amendment Act 2016
Design standards and conditions for land development and subdivision engineering within the Whanganui District
Explore Whanganui District Council maps and geospatial data
Information for business and organisations about selling an supplying alcohol
Information for all businesses that manufacture, prepare, service, packing or store food for public sale
Information about for businesses discharging waste into Whanganui's wastewater system.
Our approach to addressing noise related issues in the Whanganui District
Information for owners of hair dressing businesses
Guidelines for keeping animals and bees in the urban area
Information about the requirements for displaying signage in public places
Current contracts out for tender and general Information about working with Whanganui District Council as a contractor.
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Whanganui District Council COVID-19 Update #2
More information about changes to Council services in response to COVID-19
More information about closures in response to COVID-19
Read the WRRC media release for more information