Fees & Charges

This section lists fees and charges for various Council services.

About the Charges

The Tasman District Council, acting under the Local Government Act 2002, hereby prescribes the following charges. The charges shall come into force on 1 July 2018. The charges shall remain in force until amended by Council resolution, which may occur during the year. Solid Waste charges can be amended by the Chief Executive Officer under delegated authority at any time. Some charges in this schedule are set by Government regulation and cannot be changed by Council.

  • Unless otherwise specified, the charges set out become due and payable on the 20th day of the month after the issue of an invoice.
  • Credit terms for commercial activities may vary from 20th of month following.
  • Council reserves the right to pass on any additional charges where payments are accepted by credit card.


Note that the fees and charges contained in this Schedule may change during the year.

General Rules

This page describes the basic rules applying to charges.

Building Consents Fees & Charges

Read a list of fees and charges for building-related work.

Camping Grounds

Fees for Collingwood Camping Ground.


Fees for plots and interment.

Commercial Operator’s Licence

Fees for commercial vessel operators.

Corporate Charges

Fees for maps, photocopying, laminating and binding as well as Official Information Requests.

Development Contributions

Details of development contribution fees and how they are calculated.

Dog Control

Registration fees, impound fees, kennel services and more.


Crossings, road access permits, parking, road closures and more.

Environmental Health

Food premises, stalls, hairdressers, health, traders, buskers and more.

Hall Hire

Hall fees are set by venue.

Library Charges

Fees for loans, requests, reserves and overdue items.

LIM and Property Information

Fees for Land Information Memoranda or property information.

Motueka Aerodrome

Fees for the use of Motueka aerodrome by aircraft or special use of the facility.

Resource Management

Resource consent and resource management fees, such as consent applications, gravel extraction, coastal structures, water permit and effluent charges.

Sale of Alcohol Fees & Charges

Alcohol licensing, managers certificates, special licences and more.

Solid Waste

Disposal fees for solid and green waste material. metals, recyclables and hazardous waste.


Wastewater connections, trade waste charges, and administration fees.

Water Connection

Water connection fees - urban and rural - and water supply charges.

Water Supply Rates & Charges

Water supply rates for metered and rural connections, as well as maintenance and capital charges.

Wharfage & Berthage

Fees for berthage, wharfage, storage and fuel facilities, including new fees for Port Tarakohe.

This section lists fees and charges for various Council services.