Apply for a Street Appeal permit

You  must apply to hold a street appeal within the Whangārei District.

Street appeals are an important fundraising tool for a large number of community organisations.   They provide an opportunity for the community to provide direct support to worthy charitable causes.  

By email

Step 1.Complete the form

Download and complete the Street Appeals application form.

Apply for a permit to hold a street appeal(PDF, 63KB)

Step 2.Email to us

Email your completed form to:

Email:  mailroom@wdc.govt.nz

Step 3.Review application

We will review your application and will check to see if it aligns with the National Appeal Week calendar, as publicised by the Fundraising Institute of New Zealand (FINZ).

In the event that two street appeals are requested for the same week, precedence will be given the one that coincides with a National Appeal Week.

After considering all available information, we will make a decision to either approve or reject the application. 

Step 4.Notification

A response letter or email will be sent to you. 

By post

Step 1.Complete the form

Download and complete the Street Appeals application form.

Apply for a permit to hold a street appeal(PDF, 63KB)

Step 2.Post to us

Post your completed form to us:

Street Appeals
Whangarei District Council
Private Bag 9023
Whangārei 0148

Step 3.Review application

We will review your application and will check to see if it aligns with the National Appeal Week calendar, as publicised by the Fundraising Institute of New Zealand (FINZ).

In the event that two street appeals are requested for the same week, precedence will be given the one that coincides with a National Appeal Week.

After considering all available information, we will make a decision to either approve or reject the application. 

Step 4.Notification

A response letter or email will be sent to you. 

In-person

Step 1.Complete the application

Download and complete the Street Appeals application form.

Apply for a permit to hold a street appeal(PDF, 63KB)

Step 2.Bring into us

Bring in your application form to one of service centres:

Forum North customer service centre
7 Rust Avenue, Whangārei
Monday to Friday - 8:00am to 4:30pm
Closed public holidays

Ruakākā service centre 
9 Takutai Place, Ruakākā
Monday to Friday - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Closed public holidays

Step 3.Review application

We will review your application and will check to see if it aligns with the National Appeal Week calendar, as publicised by the Fundraising Institute of New Zealand (FINZ).

In the event that two street appeals are requested for the same week, precedence will be given the one that coincides with a National Appeal Week.

After considering all available information, we will make a decision to either approve or reject the application. 

Step 4.Notification

A response letter or email will be sent to you.