The Horowhenua District Council Collection is at the Archives Central building at 40 Bowen Street Feilding.

The Horowhenua District  Council was formed in 1989 from an amalgamation of the Horowhenua County Council, Foxton Borough Council, Levin Borough Council and part of the first Manawatu District Council.

The Horowhenua District Collection contains the records of these numerous predecessor organisations and earlier road boards and boroughs that operated within the current district  boundaries from 1885-1989.

The types of records found in the Horowhenua archives include:

  • Minute books and other meeting papers
  • Correspondence files
  • Letter books
  • Rate books and valuation rolls
  • Accounts and financial records

Requesting Information

The Horowhenua District Council archives are stored at the Archives Central building at 40 Bowen Street, Feilding. Contact details may be found on the right hand side of this page, or on the contact page.

Horowhenua District Council

Located:40 Bowen Street, Feilding
Open:1pm - 5pm Tuesday to Friday
Fees:Charges Schedule
Phone:(06) 952 2819
Free Phone:0508 522 819
Council Website:Horowhenua District Council

Digitised Rate Books

Digitised Maps

Random Image from the Archive

The intake tunnel with Mr Williams, the tunnel contractor, on left.

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