Rating Information Database Name and/or Postal Address suppression

Any ratepayer is entitled under Section 28C of the Local Government (Rating) Act 2002 to request that their name and / or postal address be withheld from the publicly available Rating Information Database.

28C Owner entered on database may require local authority to withhold information from database

(1) An owner whose particulars are included on the database may request the local authority to withhold his or her name or postal address (or both) from the database.

(2) An owner who makes a request under subsection (1)—

(a) must make the request in writing; but

(b) is not required to provide reasons for the request.

(3) On receipt of a request, the local authority must, as soon as practicable,—

(a) remove the relevant particulars from the database; and

(b) notify the owner who made the request of the removal of his or her particulars.

(4) An owner whose particulars have been removed from the database may, at any time by written notice, revoke the request. The local authority must then, as soon as practicable, restore those particulars to the database.

Section 28C: inserted, on 7 July 2004, by section 4 of the Local Government (Rating) Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 66).

Complete the online form below or Download a copy to submit to .nz or post to Westland District Council, 36 Weld Street, Private Bag 704, Hokitka 7842.

This application is made under Section 28 of the Local Government (Rating) Act 2002.

In accordance with Section 28 of the Local Government (Rating) Act 2002, I  request that you withhold my name and / or postal address information from the publicly available Rating Information Database for the rating units listed below.

 

Applicant Details

Rating Units

Please list the valuation number(s) and property location(s) of the rating units that you like to have your name withheld on the publicly available Rating Information Database.

List the address/es of the property/s that relate to the valuation number/s provided.
I request that Council withholds the information selected above:
By submitting this form I consent to my name and / or postal address information being withheld from the publicly available Rating Information Database for the rating units listed on this form.