Environment and health

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Find out more about our role in promoting, protecting and improving the Waikato district's environment and health.

In this section
  • Civil Defence

    Find out about your councils role in the Waikato Civil Defence Emergency Management (CDEM) Group and their role in an emergency.

  • Graffiti

    Graffiti has been identified as a major concern by many residents within the Waikato district. It is not council policy to remove graffiti from private property, however, we can help with a solution in most cases.

  • Noise control

    We respond to complaints about excessive or unreasonable noise and take action when the noise unreasonably interferes with your peace, comfort and convenience. Find out more about the process and how to be a good neighbour.

  • Public toilets

    Find out where public toilets are located around the Waikato district.

  • Fire control

    Find out if you need a fire permit, the current fire season and what your responsibilities are when lighting a fire.