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Policies & Bylaws
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Introductory Bylaw 2014

Defines terms and expressions. Identifies Council powers. Outlines offences and penalties.
Introductory Bylaw 2014 (pdf 1021 KB)

Stormwater Bylaw 2012

Prevent the misuse of Council's public stormwater network.
Stormwater Bylaw 2012 (pdf 286 KB)

Animal Control Bylaw 2014

Controls animal keeping in private property and trapping activities in public and private places in Napier City.
Animal Control Bylaw 2014 (pdf 3.1 MB)

Cemeteries Bylaw 2014

Controls activities within cemeteries. Sets parameters for residents, monumentalists, and funeral services.
Cemeteries Bylaw 2014 (pdf 5.3 MB)

Dog Control Bylaw 2014

The primary purpose of the bylaw is to enhance the safety of the public and children by minimizing the distress, nuisance and intimidation caused by dogs to the community, avoiding the inherent danger of uncontrolled dogs in public places and to provide dogs and their owners with the ability to satisfy their recreational needs, as far as is practicable through legislative means.
Dog Control Bylaw 2014 (pdf 76 KB)

Fire Control Bylaw 2014

Controls burning in the open air. Prevents smoke causing a nuisance. Controls and prevents the spreading of fires.
Fire Control Bylaw 2014 (pdf 1.2 MB)

Freedom Camping Bylaw 2014 (Amended in November 2015)

The purpose of this bylaw is to define the local authority areas in Napier City where freedom camping is permitted, restricted or prohibited.
Freedom Camping Bylaw 2014 (Amended in November 2015) (pdf 7.3 MB)

Freedom Camping Bylaw 2017

Freedom Camping Bylaw Effective from 1 February 2017
Freedom Camping Bylaw 2017 (pdf 9.4 MB)

Liquor Control Bylaw 2014

Specifies areas of Napier City controlled by liquor bans, the nature of those bans including times and days of the bans.
Liquor Control Bylaw 2014 (pdf 4.3 MB)

Mobile Sign Bylaw 2013

The purpose of this bylaw is to ensure vehicle and trailer advetising signs are erected, maintained, positioned and displayed in such a manner that they do not present a hazard or a danger to public dafety. The bylaw also seeks to maintain aesthetic standards.
Mobile Sign Bylaw 2013 (pdf 990 KB)

Parking Control Bylaw 2014

Sets parameters and controls parking.
Parking Control Bylaw 2014 (pdf 1.3 MB)

Parks & Reserves Bylaw 2014

Defines the use, control of, and maintenance of parks, reserves and beaches.
Parks & Reserves Bylaw 2014 (pdf 5.1 MB)

Public Places Bylaw 2014

Addresses damage to public places. Controls behaviour in public places.
Public Places Bylaw 2014 (pdf 3 MB)

Skin Piercing Bylaw 2014

Regulates to control communicable diseases. Requires licensing of premises.
Skin Piercing Bylaw 2014 (pdf 1.1 MB)

Solid Waste Bylaw 2012

Regulates waste collection, transportation and disposal. Supports waste minimisation.
Solid Waste Bylaw 2012 (pdf 177 KB)

Speed Limits Bylaw 2012

Defines speed limits for Napier City's roads.
Speed Limits Bylaw 2012 (pdf 2.3 MB)

Trade Waste Bylaw 2014

Protects wastewater infrastructure. Regulates disposal and treatment of trade waste.
Trade Waste Bylaw 2014 (pdf 3.4 MB)

Trading in Public Places Bylaw 2014

Regulates the selling goods in public places.
Trading in Public Places Bylaw 2014 (pdf 2.3 MB)

Wastewater Drainage Bylaw 2014

Defines drainage areas. Controls wastewater disposal.
Wastewater Drainage Bylaw 2014 (pdf 2.5 MB)

Water Supply Bylaw 2012

Protects councils water supplies. Defines the water supply areas. Sets conditions of supply.
Water Supply Bylaw 2012 (pdf 274 KB)

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