Rates relief - do you qualify? Listen The Rangitikei District Council recognises the varying ways in which different businesses add value to the region, and aims to help new and existing business in tangible ways. Under the Rangitikei District Council ‘Rates Remission Policy’, incentives can be awarded to new and expanding businesses. There are ten specific objectives and criteria under this policy. Rates Remission Policy Furthermore, the Rangitikei District Council has the ability to waiver or reduce the consent costs if a new or existing business meets the criteria. Policy on Reducing or Waiving fees for Internal Consent Costs The Rangitikei District is spoilt for high quality support agencies and networks to help you, no matter what stage of business you are at. Due to our geographical position we are fortunate to benefit from involvement with both the Manawatu and Whanganui agencies and networks.