Completed Review of Bylaws and Policy on Dogs

Notice is given pursuant to Section 157 of the Local Government Act 2002 that the Westland District Council has completed the statutory review of Council’s existing bylaws and its Policy on Dogs. The new and revised bylaws are as follows:

  • Airport Charges Bylaw 1998
  • Alcohol Control Bylaw 2018
  • Dog Control Bylaw 1997
  • Fencing Bylaw 1991
  • Refuse and Recycling Bylaw 1992
  • Speed Limits Bylaw 2006
  • Trading in Public Places Bylaw 2008
  • Traffic and Parking Bylaw 2013
  • Waste Water Bylaw 2018
  • Wildfoods and Other Events Bylaw 2003

The new and revised bylaws take effect 19 July 2018, the day after this notice. Copies of the reviewed bylaws and Policy on Dogs are available for inspection at the offices of the Westland District Council, 36 Weld Street, Hokitika, and on the Council’s website:

The officer for enquiries is Jim Ebenhoh,
GM: Planning, Community and Environment,
Ph 03 756 9035 or