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Guides and Forms

The following guides and forms will be useful when making submissions or applications to the Kāpiti Coast District Council.

 

Arts

Kāpiti has a thriving arts scene, making it an exciting creative destination for locals and visitors alike.

  • Guidelines for Buskers Buskers wanting to perform within the Kāpiti Coast District should view these Guidelines so you can maximise your success and avoid complaints from residents.

 

Building Consents - Forms and Checklists

A full list of building consent forms, including the standard application form, and checklists to assit with your building consent application are available for download or print here. 

Community Board Funding

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Community Grants Scheme and Creative Communities Scheme

The Kāpiti Coast District Council sponsors many grants and funds for the Kāpiti Coast Community.  
View information about Community funding and associated application forms here.

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Council Housing

The Kāpiti Coast District Council provides housing for qualifying older persons, and has over 118 flats in 10 locations throughout the District. 
View more information, including application forms, here.

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Dog Ownership

The Dog Ownership section of this site details the requirements for dog owners and their animal is the Kāpiti Coast District.

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Earthworks and Archaeological Sites

A brochure on earthworks and archaeological sites, to encourage contractors, landscapers, developers and land owners to take precautions before digging.
View the brochure here.

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Environment Health

The Food and Health Licenses section details the requirements for registering and maintaining Food ventures with Kāpiti Coast District Council.

View more information about preparing and selling food at events, fairs and/or market food stalls here. 

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Heritage Fund

The Heritage Fund aims to assist and actively encourage landowners and members of the Kāpiti Coast community to manage, protect and enhance heritage features throughout the district. 
View more information and application forms here.

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LIM Reports

A Land Information Memorandum (LIM) will help property buyers and sellers, real estate agents, valuers and lawyers, lenders and insurers.  Download LIM application form and information sheet here.

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Liquor Licensing

All brochures and application forms relating to Liquor Licensing are available online for download.  View application forms here. 

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Native Tree Protection brochure and growing guide

Download a copy of the native tree brochure and growing guide from the Sustaining our environment page here.

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Rates Remissions

Under the Local Government (Rating) Act 2002, Kāpiti Coast District Council may write off part or all of the rates subject to certain criteria being met. 
View more information about this process here.  

Rates Remission for Land Protected for Natural or Cultural Conservation Purposes

Rates Remission applications are now open for the 2012/13 Rating year.  The objective is to preserve and promote natural resources and heritage land to encourage the maintenance, enhancement and protection of land for natural or cultural purposes.  
Rates Remission Application Form - Land Protected for Natural or Cultural Conservation Purposes

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Resource Consents

Resource consent applications take 20 working days, provided all the necessary information is included and your proposed project does not need to be notified. 
View information about this process and application forms here, along with the Temporary Events Management Plan.

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Roads

To help you understand roading requirements on the Kāpiti Coast visit the Roads section of this website.  To download checklists and instruction guides, go here.

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Subdivision and Development

We have checklists available to help you meet the requirements of the Kāpiti Coast Subdivision and Development Principles.  

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Trade Waste

The Trade Waste Management section of this site has forms, checklists and instructions to help you understand Trade Waste management.

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Walking and Cycling Guide

Connecting People to their Community and People to the Land.

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Wastewater

A wastewater alteration/connection form must be completed and submitted to Council prior to any work commencing. 
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Water Supply

Application forms for a new water connection or to draw water from a council filling point can be downloaded here.

 

 

 

 

Contact us

Kāpiti Coast District Council
175 Rimu Road
Private Bag 60601
Paraparaumu 5254

04 296 4700 
0800 486 486
Fax: 04 296 4830 
kapiti.council@kapiticoast.govt.nz

Opening hours:
8am to 5pm - Monday to Friday

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