Shaping Our Future Waihangatia Ngā Rangi Meake Nei - 2016/17 Annual
Council's draft Annual Plan for 2016/17 is out now!
The 2016/17 Annual Plan is Year 2 of the Long Term Plan (LTP)
that Council adopted last year. The Consultation Document
that outlines key differences between what we said we were going
to do in Year 2 of the LTP, and the proposed work programme for
the coming year, is available
copies are also available from the Masterton District Council
office and Masterton Public Library. Alternatively, call us on
(06) 370 6300 and we can post you a copy.
A copy of the draft Annual Plan is also
available in hard copy from the Masterton District Council
office and is available
Make a submission and tell us what YOU think. You can have
your say online -
or you can complete the hard copy
submission form included in the
All submissions close at 5pm on Monday 9th May 2016.
Ahutahi ki Mua - Moving Forward
In conjunction with the annual plan Council are also consulting
on the following issues:
Food Act (2014) Fees
The Food Act 2014 came into effect on 1 March 2016. The Act
requires food premises to operate under a Food Control Plan
(FCP) or National Programme and enables Council's to fix fees to
recover the direct and indirect costs of Council's functions
under the Act.
Masterton District Council has adopted a Statement of Proposal
for public consultation on the Food Act (2014) fees and charges.
You can download a copy of this proposal
Hardcopies of the Food Act (2014) Fees and Charges Statement of
Proposal are also available from the Masterton District Council
office and library. Alternatively, call us and we can send a
copy out to you.
Submissions on the Food Fees proposal will be accepted up until
5pm Monday, 9th May 2016. Submission forms are available
Food Act (2014) Fees and Charges Submission Form .pdf
Food Act (2014) Fees and Charges Submission Form .doc
Masterton District Council is proposing an amendment to
Clause 4.1 in Part 6 of the Masterton and South Wairarapa
District Council's Consolidated Bylaw 2012, being to extend
the annual ban on outdoor fires (fires in the open air) in the
Masterton urban area by one month, from 31st July to 31st August
each year. A copy of the Statement of Proposal and
Determination Report is available
or in hard copy from the Masterton District Council
Submissions on the proposed bylaw amendment close at
5pm on Monday 9th May 2016.
Applications for Events Funding are Invited Now
Each year Council allocates funding to generate and support a
range of events in the Masterton District. Applications for this
year's events fund are open now. A copy of the Events
Funding Policy is available
application form is available
Applications close at 5pm on Monday 9th May 2016 and will be
considered alongside submissions to the Annual Plan.
8 April 2016