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New Zealand (except Auckland) is in Alert Level 2. Council offices and facilities are open, with social distancing and face coverings required. Click here for further details of Council services, including kerbside and Refuse Transfer Stations. If you are struggling to meet your costs, please call 0800 559 009 or click here for further details. Need to talk? 1737 is a free to call or text from any landline or mobile phone and is available 24/7. Youthline is free and available 24/7 to support our young people, call 0800 37 66 33.

Significant Natural Features

Council has a ‘Significant Natural Features Fund’ where landowners who have a significant site such as a wetland and/or native bush area can apply for funding towards projects costs such as fencing the site, pest control and new plantings. 

Applications open are generally open from March until June each year. 

Significant Natural Features Policy (pdf, 412kb) 

Criteria for Significant Natural Features Grant (pdf, 75kb)

If you have queries about Significant Natural Features, contact us on 0800 746 467.

 

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