19.12.14: Latest issue of Our Rotorua highlights council news over the last month.
19.12.14: Exactly 10 years after ownership of 13 of the district’s lake beds was signed over to Te Arawa, the Rotorua Lakes Council has resolved to transfer ownership of the Okaro lake bed to Te Arawa Lakes Trust.
18.12.14: Council supports Te Arawa model in principle
18.12.14: Free insulation for rental homes offered to Rotorua landlords
Colourful fireworks display to illustrate Events in Rotorua

There's always something happening in Rotorua. Check out events happening in our district.

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Holiday Hours 2014/15

Rotorua Lakes Council Holiday Hours 2014/15

Rotorua 2030
Rotorua 2030

Rotorua 2030 vision, key goals and a set of priorities for the current term of council

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Proposed District Plan

Rotorua Lakes Council Proposed District Plan Decisions

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A collection of information that shows where we are as a city, challenges and opportunities and the future.

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Ideas bank

Council has many projects underway that have come straight out of ideas - so tell us your idea - tᾱtou tᾱtou, we together.

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Council meeting updates

Listen to Mayor Steve Chadwick chat on video about decisions and discussions from the 27 November Council meeting (TV Rotorua)

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Rotorua Wastewater Treatment Review

The existing system in the Whakarewarewa Forest, for treated discharge from the Wastewater Treatment Plant will be decommissioned. Where to from here?

Inner City Revitalisation Strategy

We welcome your feedback on our new Inner City Revitalisation Strategy.