Far North District Council refuse transfer stations, community recycling centres, service centres, libraries and i-SITE visitor information centres will remain open at COVID-19 Alert Level 2. However, physical distancing is in place. We ask our customers to scan QR codes or record visits in the registers available to support contact tracing. Face masks are also encouraged.
A simple guide for customer who want to connect to our public water supply or wastewater networks.
Download and print the appropriate application form.
Make sure you complete the checklist at the bottom of the form, and include all the required information to apply for water connection at your residential or commercial property.
You should have a backflow prevention device at your boundary. Our IAM Development Engineer can help - call 0800 920 029.
You need to include a copy of your property's site and drainage plan (as-built) with your application. We can provide these plans. Call us on 0800 920 029.
Submit your form with your site plan to the Council. Either drop it off at a Service Centre or post to:
Far North District Council
Private Bag 752
A non-refundable $44.00 fee for service is payable on lodging your application. Find out more about fees and charges.
The Council owns and maintains your water meter. You own your water pipes and your physical connection to the Council system. Make a request for service to:
Find more about your water meter and water rates.
Far North District Council5 Memorial Ave (Head Office)
Mail to: Private Bag 752, Kaikohe 0440
P 0800 920 029 (free within NZ)
F +64 9 401 5200