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 12 December 2019
With Christmas fast approaching, it is natural to take stock of the last 12 months. It was a busy year for the district, and for me personally.
Published on 10 December 2019
The Far North District Council is asking South Hokianga households and businesses connected to its Opononi-Omapere and Rawene-Omanaia water supplies to conserve water after an unusually dry winter.
Published on 05 December 2019
The Far North District Council has temporarily closed part of a popular coastal Bay of Islands hiking trail after a walker fell from an eroded section of the track.
Informal public survey.
An informal survey to gather feedback about out our open spaces: how we are using them now and stories about their history.
On display until
31 January 2020
Council advising the public of minor health risk - Drinking Water
On display until
06 January 2020
Christmas - New Year Hours and Services - Building and Resource Consents and Liquor Licensing.
Council's Christmas/New Year 2019-2020 Office Hours and Services.
Current Far North water restrictions and tips to help households conserve water.
Explore our i-SITE Visitor Information pages dedicated to those who are touring our District.
Read our guide to making a request for information under the LGOIMA or the Privacy Act.
Far North District Council5 Memorial Ave (Head Office)
Mail to: Private Bag 752, Kaikohe 0440
P 0800 920 029 (free within NZ)
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