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Annual Plan 2022-23
18 May 2022

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In 2021 we consulted the community on our 10-Year Long Term Plan (2021-2031). We received your feedback on the key proposals and developed the final plan.  To deliver that 10 year programme the average rates increase for the 2022 financial year was 5.4%, with an average increase of 3.3% forecast over the 10 years.

What have we been doing

- We have been busy delivering year one of the Plan

What's next

- Year two commences on 1 July 2022

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Kaikōura Marine Development Programme Wakatu Quay Update
4 Apr 2022

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Kaikōura District Council is pleased the government funded Wakatu Quay project is continuing to make progress with the selection of a development partner to help work on the development.

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Kaikōura Resource Recovery Centre – Project Update
1 Apr 2022

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The first stage of the new Kaikōura Resource Recovery Centre is due to commence next week.

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Redevelopment of Resource Recovery Centre
28 Mar 2022

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Redevelopment of Resource Recovery Centre

Works have recently commenced on a redevelopment of the Kaikōura Resource Recovery Centre (‘RRC’) which is operated by Innovative Waste Kaikōura (IWK).

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Boil Water Notice - Kincaid Water Scheme
22 Mar 2022


This is a precautionary boil water notice for Kincaid water scheme users. The notice is in place until 8 AM Monday 4 April.  The date will be reassessed after further water testing.

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Have your say! Fill out the 2021/22 Kaikoura District Council Resident Survey
3 Mar 2022

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If you haven't already completed the independently run 2021/22 Kaikoura District Council Resident Survey please take the opportunity now to have your say and provide feedback across a range of services and facilities both council and community run.

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From the Mayor - 24 Feb 22
24 Feb 2022

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Mayoral Column 24 Feb 2022

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Kerbside Food Waste Service Change
21 Feb 2022

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In early 2021 Kaikōura District Council made a decision that the kerbside collection of food waste in the Kaikōura urban community should reduce from weekly to fortnightly. This change was intended to take effect from the start of Council’s new solid waste services contract with Innovative Waste Kaikōura (IWK) which commenced on 1 October 2021, and the community was advised of this as part of the 2021-23 Long Term Plan process. There has been some delay on the part of IWK in implementing these changes, but the reduced services will now take effect from 1 March 2022. From this date the kerbside food waste service in Kaikōura will become fortnightly, on the same day as the refuse collection.

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Targeted weed control using helicopters for aerial spraying starting 21 February
21 Feb 2022


WHAT: ECan are starting their targeted weed control programme in February using helicopters for aerial spraying.

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Kaikōura District Library Features in NZLPP Publication
14 Feb 2022


Kaikōura District Library has featured in a great write up about their library service in the national New Zealand Library Partnership Programme publication with the topic - Building Back Better and Collaborating to Succeed.

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