Public Notice

Proposed District Plan Change 2016

The Rangitikei District Plan regulates land use. A number of plan changes are proposed to streamline the Plan. These changes affect issues including; liquefaction, flooding, rural setbacks, signage and zoning changes.

Proposed District Plan Change


News Release

Draft Annual Plan

Low Rates increase and Maintaining Progress Key Factors of Rangitikei Draft Annual Plan. Consultation on Rangitikei District Council’s draft Annual Plan 2016/17 is now open. With a proposed average rates increase of 1.96 per cent, the change is expected to be one of the lowest increases in the region.

Draft Annual Plan 2016/2017


Public Notice

Public Consultations

Consultation is open during April 2016 on proposed changes to the Control of Dogs Bylaw and Policy, Speed Limits Bylaw along Parewanui Road, Fees and Charges and TAB and Gambling Policies. Submissions are invited from interested persons and close at 12 noon 6 May 2016.

Current Consultations


Situation Status


Road Works - Kaka Road road closure, Reduced posting Mangaweka Bridge, ANZAC Day, Wanganui Road and side streets, Mt Curl Road Closure, Read more...

Fire Restrictions

Current Fire Season: Open, Prohibited on all beaches and Restricted on areas within 3km of the coast and all land within 1km of Department of Conservation land Read more...

Water Supply

There are currently no Water Supply issues.

Emergency Situation

There is no declared emergency at present


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Rangitikei District Council Libraries

You can now access all the library services from this website. The libraries in Bulls, Marton and Taihape are here to provide you an excellent service with both books and electronic resources. A recent addition has been “Tumblebooks”- free online animated books for kids.