Proposed lease at Opie Reserve

No longer on display. Expired on 18 February 2024, 05:00 PM

Palmerston North City Council intends to grant a lease under the Reserves Act 1977 and our Support and Funding Policy 2022 to Te Kōhanga Reo O Ngāti Hineaute Ki Rangitaane O Manawatū Trust.

This lease will be for Council land at Opie Reserve, as they plan to build a kōhanga reo (kindergarten) and an urban marae (meeting house) there.

Drop-in session:

If you’d like to know more about this proposed lease, come to Opie Reserve on Saturday 27 January from 10am to 11am to speak with representatives from Council and Ngāti Hineaute.

Submissions are open

If you’re interested in making a submission or objection, please do so in writing and let us know if you wish to appear before and be heard by a Council committee in support of your submission.

You can make a submission until 4pm Sunday 18 February 2024 by:

  • Filling in the online form at
  • Emailing your submission to
  • Mailing your written submission to
    Palmerston North City Council
    Attn: Democracy and Governance Manager
    Private Bag 11034
    Palmerston North 4442


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