Waitangi Day Rubbish and Recycling Collections

RUBBISH BAG AND RECYCLING COLLECTION   If your rubbish and recycling is normally collected on Tuesday 6th February 2018 there is no change to the collection day.   Please ensure all residential bags and recycling bins are out by 7.30am. Mike Jones EARTHCARE ENVIRONMENTAL


The New Zealand Cycle Classic Pursuant to the Transport (Vehicular Traffic Road Closure) Regulation 1965, notice is hereby given that the Masterton District Council will be closing the following streets and roads to ordinary vehicular traffic for the period indicated hereunder, for the purpose of permitting stages in The New Zealand Cycle Classic to Read More

Have your say on the draft Dog Policy and Control of Dogs Bylaw

Masterton District Council adopted the draft Dog Policy and the draft Control of Dogs Bylaw as a Statement of Proposal for consultation on 13 December 2017. We are now seeking feedback from any interested person or organisation on any aspect of the proposed policy and bylaw. You can download the draft Dog Policy and Read More

Cycle Network Expansion – Dixon Street

Masterton District Council is working to make Masterton safer and easier for everyone to get around by bike. The Council is proposing improvements for cyclists on Dixon Street as part of a wider cycling network we are creating within Masterton. The proposed routes in the cycling network will cater for all levels of experience Read More

Media Release – Wairarapa Reorganisation Poll 2017

Local Government Commission Media Release 12 December 2017   Poll rejects new council   The electors of Wairarapa have rejected the proposal for a combined Wairarapa District Council. Today Warwick Lampp, Electoral Officer for the Wairarapa, issued progress results of the Wairarapa reorganisation poll: with an estimated 97 per cent of the votes counted, Read More

Major Public Consultation Planned over Town Hall Future

12th December 2017 Masterton District Council will be undertaking major public consultation in the new year regarding the future of the Town Hall and municipal building, with all possible options on the table for discussion. Mayor Lyn Patterson says that it’s vital that such a significant decision is made with community support. “The future Read More

Masterton District Rating Revaluation for 2017

Media Release 6 December 2017 Steady value growth seen in the Masterton District over the past 3 years to be reflected in new rating values The Masterton District Rating Revaluation for 2017 is now confirmed and property owners will soon receive a 2017 Notice of Rating Valuation with an updated rating value for their Read More

Water restrictions

   MASTERTON URBAN WARD AND TAUERU ALTERNATE DAY WATER SPRINKLING RESTRICTIONS Public Notice is hereby given that an alternate day water sprinkling ban will be in force from Wednesday 22nd November 2017 to 31st March 2018, in the Urban Masterton water supply and Taueru water supply areas. All sprinkling (except hand held hoses) will Read More

Shaping Our Future – 2016/17 Annual Plan.

The 2016/17 Annual Plan is Year 2 of the Long Term Plan (LTP) that Council adopted last year. Read More…

Latest Annual Report

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Wairarapa Gambling & TAB Board Venue Policies

The Carterton, Masterton and South Wairarapa District Councils have reviewed the Wairarapa Gambling. Read More…