Some of our services and facilities are limited or closed at Alert Level 2. Please see the following page for details.
Due to planned maintenance, our website will be intermittently unavailable between 7:00pm and 10:00pm on Tuesday, 26 October 2021. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
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Discover your local parks, gardens and recreational facilities.
Online maps for Whangārei including property maps, playgrounds, public toilets, cemeteries and more.
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To check if you need a resource consent, view Operative and Appeals versions of the District Plan.
Find information about Council cemeteries.
Find your bin collection day, waste and recycling stations.
Check out more than books at the Whangārei Library.
Published on 16 October 2021
The first two piles of the new $10m bridge across Limeburner’s Creek on Port Road were installed in early October 2021. Symbolically the driving of the first pile is a major milestone because it represents the first part of the permanent structure being built.
Published on 13 October 2021
Behind the fences concrete is being laid, trees have flowered and burst into leaf, paths have been poured, lawns sown, pipes have been laid and lights have been installed.
Surfing for Farmers is a free learn-to-surf programme helping to improve mental health and wellbeing in rural communities.
08 November 2021
Join us at Ruakākā Recreation Centre to find out more and make a submission. At Alert Level 3 and 4, it will be an online event.
09 November 2021
Join us in Cafler Suite, Forum North to find out more and make a submission. At Alert Level 3 and 4, it will be an online event.
11 November 2021
Want to get the most out of your device? Learn the basics of using mobile apps on your device in this free session for seniors
Submissions closing on 18 November 2021, 05:00 PM
Give us your feedback on the proposed amendment to the Long Term Plan 2021 - 2031 for Oruku Landing Conference and Multi-Events Centre.
Submissions closing on 04 November 2021, 04:00 PM
Give us your feedback on Pub Charity Limited's application to relocate 18 gaming machines. Submissions close at 4:00pm on Thursday, 4 November 2021.
This is an ongoing consultation.
The Whangārei Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) discharge consent is expiring in 2022 and we need to apply to the Northland Regional Council to renew it.
Whangārei’s new Town Basin Park will provide beautiful outdoor spaces for the community to enjoy.
Pohe Island will be home to an exciting destination playground scheduled for completion in 2022.
Give us your feedback on the proposed amendment to the Long Term Plan 2021 - 2031 for Oruku Landing
COVID-19 and food safety
Wastewater testing in Whangārei