About this Site

Site owner

This site is owned and maintained by the Manawatu District Council.

How to find information on this site

This site is divided into various sections, based on the logical structure of the Council. The pages for each section are listed at the left side of every page. Clicking on one of these links takes you to the relevant page. We hope this will lead you to the information you need.

If you couldn't find what you're looking for, try using the search tool. Type a word or words into the search box near the right hand top of the page and click on the search button (magnifying glass).

If you still can't find what you are looking for and you need assistance, please contact us.

Read Speaker

This website contains a feature called ReadSpeaker, which allows the text on the website to be read out loud to you. It provides you assistance if you have trouble reading text online.

As a user you don’t have to download anything, you simply click the Listen button at the top-right of the page body to listen to the webpage's content.

Copyright, Privacy and Disclaimer

Find out more about our Copyright, Privacy and Disclaimer statements.

Terms of use

The Terms of Use of the MDC website have been outlined here.

Contact details

See our Contact Us section

Accessing PDF files

Most of our forms, brochures and factsheets are published in PDF format (Adobe Logo). Where possible, we also publish these files in RTF (Rich Text Format) or other electronic formats to improve the accessibility of our information.

You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view PDF files. This can downloaded for free at the Adobe website Link to External Website