Miscellaneous charges are for inspections, information and other services not specified in our other fees schedules. They include LIMs, swimming pool inspections, vehicle crossing applications and charges for Council staff, among other things.
All fees and charges include GST. Effective 1 July 2023 to 30 June 2024.
These miscellaneous charges are imposed under the Local Government Act 2002. They seek to recover the cost to Palmerston North City Council for approvals, authorities and inspections not covered by the primary legislation under which the Council operates. (These being the Resource Management Act 1991, Building Act 2004, Dog Control Act 1996, Impounding Act 1955, Food Act 2014 and Land Transport Act 1998).
These fees may be applicable to a consent or may be applied as a single charge.
Overweight vehicle permit fees are set by the Land Transport (certification and other fees) Regulation 2014.
The application fees below are per permit. There will be an additional charge of $9.09 for each permit where fewer than 3 working days are available for processing.