Safety protocols and closures are in place for Council facilities. Due to Covid-19 social distancing rules, the extraordinary Council meeting (Three Waters) on Monday 27 September will be closed to the public. Instead the meeting will be livestreamed on our Council Facebook page: facebook.com/WhangareiDCFind out more about our safety protocols:
A Civic Honour is Whangārei District Council’s highest award for voluntary service.
Citizenship ceremonies are held regularly throughout the year to welcome new New Zealand citizens.
Find accessible services and facilities like toilets, parking, permits, free mobility scooter and wheelchair hire, and discount taxis.
Use our food premises grading search, to make informed decisions about where you eat.
Our pensioner housing villages provide safe, affordable and age-friendly units and bedsits for independently living retirees.
Become a volunteer and participate in a range of community services.
We welcome new migrants and value the rich contribution that newcomers make.
We have various services in place to support our older residents including parking permits and a Positive Ageing Policy to provide direction in this area.
We provide youth services, and a cadet and scholarship programme for young people. We also compile a list of school holiday programmes during term breaks.
The quality of local water is frequently tested to ensure it is safe.
Tsunami siren testing - Northland Regional Council website
COVID-19 and food safety
Wastewater testing (health.govt.nz)