From 1 February 2024, you need to put your lids, caps, bottle-tops and spray cans into your rubbish bag or wheelie bin, when new government recycling rules come in.
Find your bin collection day, waste and recycling stations.
Discover our parks, walks, playgrounds, gardens and other facilities.
Want to report a non-urgent issue?
Find out where you can camp and the rules for the Whangārei District.
Find out how climate resilience is at the core of many of our projects, plans and strategies.
Information about rates, instalment dates and search the rates database.
Make an online payment and view details on other payment methods.
Where you can take your dogs, rules for keeping cats, and other information for local animals.
Find information about Council cemeteries.
Published on 26 February 2024
As the local knowledge holders, the Punaruku Awa Working Group was able to share matauranga (generational knowledge) to help Council make a detailed and appropriate plan for our community.
Published on 19 February 2024
Last week was the one-year anniversary of Cyclone Gabrielle. Among the roadworks and repairs, Northland still has so much to offer the world.
Published on 14 February 2024
Contractors have started laying new paving between Whangārei’s Old Central Library, the Central Library, Te Iwitahi and down Lovers Lane.
16 March 2024
A fun free event suitable for the whole family with plenty of entertainment, food trucks and a free movie screening of Disney's Brave on the big outdoor screen!
26 February 2024
In conjunction with the Pasifika Fusion Festival, this exhibition will be open daily at the Hihiaua Cultural Centre. Featuring a variety of traditional and contemporary Pacific arts by Northland Pacific artists.
27 February 2024
Join us for three memorable evenings of lively conversation, connection, and storytelling as we celebrate the completion of the Hundertwasser Art Centre with Wairau Māori Art Gallery.
There are no open consultations.
Enjoy this awesome series of events that happen across Whangārei from January to March.
This fund supports young people to deliver a community event to celebrate Youth Week. Apply now!
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