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September / October School Holiday Programme

September / October School Holiday Programme

Registrations for the September/October School Holiday Programme are now open! This free programme runs during the first week of the School Holidays from Mon 30th Sept - Thur 3rd Oct 2019. Please visit our School Holiday Page on our website to find out more abut our...

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9th of September is the day to remember

9th of September is the day to remember

9TH OF SEPTEMBER IS THE DAY TO REMEMBER! Many of you have received your recycling wheelie bins already, and we're excited to start this service the week beginning September 9th. It's great to see so many of you wanting to get out and use all that extra space in your...

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Plastic Bag Ban from 1 July 2019

Plastic Bag Ban from 1 July 2019

From 1 July 2019, the Waste Minimisation (Plastic Shopping Bags) Regulations 2018 comes into force, meaning retailers can no longer sell or provide single-use plastic shopping bags to customers for carrying or distributing their sold goods. This ban affects all...

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Sparks Park

Sparks Park

We've noticed there has been some chatter in the community about a possible residential development adjoining Sparks Park. Council is aware of a potential proposal that could involve swapping a portion of the existing park with another piece of adjoining land.   We...

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Technical issues with our online forms

Technical issues with our online forms

It appears some of the forms on our website aren't working as they should be. We appreciate your patience while we work to fix this as quickly as we can. In the meantime, if something you need on the website isn't working or you need to contact us, please email us on...

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Recycling wheelie bins – coming soon!

Recycling wheelie bins – coming soon!

In 2018 the three Wairarapa Councils consulted on a plan to introduce wheelie bins for recycling and following consultation, it was decided that the three Councils would jointly introduce wheelie bins. The improved recycling service will be cleaner, greener and...

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July School Holiday Programme

July School Holiday Programme

Registrations for our July School Holiday Programme are now open! This free programme runs during the second week of the school holidays from Mon 15th – Thur 18th July. Please visit our School Holiday Programme page on our website to find out more about our...

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Joint roading contract awarded to Fulton Hogan

Joint roading contract awarded to Fulton Hogan

A combined roading maintenance contract between South Wairarapa District Council and Carterton District Council has been finalised and awarded to Fulton Hogan. The joint approach came after a review in 2018 from an outside consultant showed a collaborative approach...

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Council extends Chief Executive’s contract

Council extends Chief Executive’s contract

Carterton District Councillors have extended Chief Executive Jane Davis’ contract for another two years. The decision was made during an extraordinary council meeting last week following a review of the Chief Executive’s employment, as provided for in Schedule 7,...

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It’s time to have your say!

It’s time to have your say!

It’s the time of year where Carterton District Council reviews its Annual Plan for the 2019/20 year. This is a key planning document and its purpose is to enhance transparency and accountability to the Carterton community by outlining the activities of the Council...

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