Search the rating database and find information about how to pay your rates.
What you can recycle and where, and information about approved roadside collection points.
The rules, policies and objectives for sustainably managing our resources.
Everything you need to know about building in the Far North.
Access the Hokianga ferry timetable and link to information about the Russell ferries.
Find job opportunities and learn what working at Council is about.
You can explore our cemeteries database online.
It's free to join Far North Libraries to gain access to extensive resources.
All about dog ownership in the Far North.
Published on 22 May 2020
Water restrictions for both Kaitaia and Paihia are being relaxed, although conservation measures applied to other Council water supplies will remain for now.
Far North communities are being called on to ‘own the zone’ and fundraise for their own projects by supporting next year’s America’s Cup.
Published on 21 May 2020
By Mayor John CarterDoing all we can to bolster our economy in a post-COVID-19 world is now a priority. We are already working on a number of infrastructure proposals we hope the Government will fund to help boost the construction industry. Another key sector in the Far North is tourism.
Submissions closing on 15 June 2020, 05:00 PM
Council is consulting on a proposal to offer FENZ a 33-year lease and to classify a portion of the land as 'local purpose (community building) reserve'.
We'd like to hear your feedback on proposed changes to our accounting policy and the suggestion to remove overdue library fines for children and young adults.
On display until
22 June 2020
Notice is hereby given that Water Restrictions in Kaitaia area have now decreased to Level 3, effective as of 21 May 2020.
Notice is hereby given that Water Restrictions in Paihia/Waitangi/Opua/Haruru areas have now decreased to Level 2, effective as of 21 May 2020.
On display until
15 June 2020
22 May 2020Public Notice of application for Off-licence
Get information about our response to COVID-19.
There is a drought in the Far North, despite recent rain.
Council is still meeting during the COVID-19 lockdown. Watch a recording of the latest meeting here…
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