​​​​​​​​​​​​Building forms

Application forms for a range of building issues are available on the Building services page.

Form type: Print (PDF)

Car Park Rental Application

Application form to rent a Council-owned car parking space

Form type: Print (PDF, 15KB)

Cemetery Monument Application

Application form to erect a monument in Whanganui District cemeteries

Form type: Print (PDF, 140KB)

District Plan Change Submissi​​​on Form

​​​Form type: Print (PDF, 95KB)

Drone consent form

Consent form for operating a drone (Remotely Piloted Aircraft System) in the Whanganui District ​

Form type: Print (PDF, 300KB)

Election Sign Application

Application for erection of election signs

Form type: Print (PDF, 790KB)


Got a problem relating to the Council's services? Help us to help you

Form type: Online


Your chance to give feedback to the Council on its services and/or website content

Form type: Online

Graffiti - Permission to remove

This form gives the Council permission to remove graffiti from private property

Form type: Print (PDF, 27KB)

Health Premise Registration Application

Application to establish or alter/change ownership of a premise with health-related requirements (including hairdressers, camping grounds, funeral homes, offensive trades)

Form type: Print (PDF, 86KB)


Apply for a Land Information Memorandum before you invest in a new property

Form type: Print (PDF, 135KB)

Alcohol licensing

Application forms for a range of liquor licences are available on the Alcohol Licensing page.

Food Stall Application

Apply for a food stall

New Creditor Request Form

Use this form to register as a creditor with Whanganui District Council​

Form type: Print (PDF, 21KB)

Parking infringements

Use this form if you need to explain why you should not receive a parking infringement

Form type: Print (PDF, 41KB)

Parks and Open Spaces Use​

Application form to use parks and open spaces owned by the Council

Form type: Print (PDF, 405 KB)

Housing Application

Application form to rent accommodation in Council's housing units

Form type: Print (PDF, 1.23MB)​

Rates Postponement Application

Application form to request your rates be postponed because of financial hardship.

Form type: Print (PDF, 45KB)

Also see the Policy for Postponement of Rates (PDF, 1.13MB) for criteria. 

Recycling Pick-up Service Application

Application form for monthly household recycling pick-up service for households unable to access the drop-off centre

Form type: Print (PDF, 21KB)

Registration of Food Business

Application forms and other information for food businesses can be found on the Food page.

Resource Management Forms

Application forms and information on resource consents and subdivisions are available on the Resource management page.

Form type: Print (PDF)

Road Closure Application

Application for Council approval to temporarily close road/s for events etc

Form type: Print (PDF, 212KB) 

Stock Grazing Permit Application

Application for authority to enclose and graze part of a road reserve

Form type: Online form

Temporary Sign Application

Application to erect a temporary sign on designated Council reserve land

Form type: Print (PDF, 4MB)

Utilities Connection Per​​​mit Application

​Use this form to apply for a permit to connect to water supply, stormwater or wastewater systems.

Form type: Print (PDF, 252KB)​

​Waste Minimisation Fund Application

Whanganui District Council has created a Waste Minimisation Fund, using allocated waste levy money, to allocate for waste minimisation purposes within our district.

The fund provides financial assistance, by way of grant, seeding finance or loan, to applicants for waste minimisation initiatives that further Whanganui's waste minimisation goal. The fund has been set up to boost Whanganui's performance in waste minimisation by increasing resource reuse, recovery, recycling and decrease waste to landfill.​

F​or further information please contact Keith Smith, phone (06) 349 0001, or
email keith.smith@wh​ ​

Page reviewed: 12 Sep 2019 1:02pm