Quick poll: Should Council develop a Sugar-sweetened Beverages Policy?

Last year at a meeting of council delegates from across New Zealand, 61% of delegates supported councils investigating the implications of having an SSB policy. The meeting reported that councils were well positioned to influence the health behaviour of staff, elected representat…

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Proposed Dangerous and Insanitary Building Policy 2017

The Whanganui District Council is currently consulting on its Proposed Dangerous and Insanitary Buildings Policy 2017. The purpose of this policy is to ensure that buildings in the Whanganui district are safe, sanitary, and inoffensive. We are seeking feedback on the policy and a…

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Proposed Cemeteries & Crematoria Bylaw 2016 & Draft Whanganui District Council Cemetery Monument Policy 2016

Whanganui District Council is currently consulting on the Proposed Cemeteries & Crematoria Bylaw 2016 & the Draft Whanganui District Council Cemetery Monument Policy 2016. Proposed Cemeteries & Crematoria Bylaw The Bylaw provides for the management of Council’s cemete…

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