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Find out about property rates, and how and when to pay them
Find information on specific property in the Whanganui District or apply for a LIM report
The Council’s building services team ensure that all building, plumbing and drainage within the Whanganui district comply with the national Building Code.
Whanganui District Council’s Regulatory Planning team issues resource consents for land use and subdivision.
Explore Whanganui District Council maps and geospatial data
Helpful information for negotiating issues with neighbouring properties.
Information about the section of driveway that connects your property to the public road
Who is responsible for the grass strip adjacent to the footpath outside your property? Find out here.
Information about Council-maintained trees as well as guidance and advice on domestic tree-related issues
Find out about how waste is managed within the Whanganui District
Information about fire-related issues.
Our approach to addressing noise-related issues in the Whanganui District
Information about safety requirements for owners of swimming and spa pools.