Proposed Dog Control Policy and Dog Control Bylaw

The Council is currently reviewing the Dog Control Policy and Dog Control Bylaw. We are proposing a few amendments to the current documents. An interactive map has been developed to view the proposed dog control areas.

Why have a dog control policy and dog control bylaw?

The Dog Control Act 1996 sets some national rules for dogs and requires Councils to set local rules. Our Dog Control Policy:

The Dog Control Bylaw enables us to enforce our Dog Control Policy.

Consultation documents

You can make your submission in writing by downloading and completing the submission form.

Submissions can be made to Hurunui District Council by:

Submissions close 5pm, Monday, 1 August 2018.

For further information please contact Monique Eade on 03 314 0095 or