Property, rates and building
If you are undertaking any building, project or activity that may require consent or licence from Council please check with us prior to beginning.
Read more about what Council's land development engineering team is involved in with land development and subdivision projects.
Digital property files
Find out more about how you can order a digital property file.
District Plan and Resource Consents
All you need to know about Council's District Plan and resource consent process.
Land Information Memorandum
A Land Information Memorandum (LIM) is a report prepared by Council in relation to matters affecting land and buildings on a particular property.
Whether you are after a spot to freedom camp or perhaps somewhere to walk your dog, the gallery maps may hold all the information you need.
The Resource Management Act (RMA) requires councils to manage significant risks from natural hazards as a matter of national importance.
Property and rates search
Search for a property by street address, valuation number or legal description.
In this Rates section you'll find everything you need to know about rates in the Western Bay - including payment options, rating explanations, what you get for your rates, and FAQs.
Rubbish and recycling
Find out more about how rubbish, recycling and waste is managed in our District and other important information.
Rural mailbox requirements
More information on rural mailbox requirements and Council's RAPID (Rural Address Property Identification) system.