We work with Kaipara District Council to make rates fairer for the residents for Mangawhai.

We have researched the way rates are set in Mangawhai and what we can to do to make them fairer for us.  We will continue to work with KDC on this.

If you own a home in Mangawhai but are not enrolled on the KDC electoral roll you are entitled to vote in the local body elections.  Download the

Enrolment Form For Ratepayers Electors

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Local body elections will be held in October 2022.

Mangawhai Matters do not want to become political but we do want to identify good candidates who would represent the wishes of the community.

If you are interested or know anyone who is, please get in touch with one of our committee.

Further information here

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The Mangawhai Harbour is crucial to the community and Mangawhai Matters is becoming concerned over the way it is managed by a variety of organisations that are not fully in tune with each other.

Local Environmental Planner dispels Fairy Tern myths

Click here for a summary of a study undertaken by Dr Phil McDermott.

Click here to download the full report.

The Survival of the New Zealand Fairy Tern at Mangawhai


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