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Street Numbering

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This page contains information about street numbering in the district.
Updated: 12/11/2020 4:13 p.m.

Street numbering provides a unique street address for each property in a logical, consistent manner which:

  • allows for easy identification of a property
  • enables Emergency Services, NZ Post, utilities etc to locate the property quickly and easily.

In rural areas, street addresses may be referred to as Rapid Numbers, Emergency Services Numbers, Rapid Response Numbers or Property Numbers.

We have a legal responsibility for road naming and street numbering.

To request a street number

You may:

  • call our Contact Centre, +64 9 430 4200
  • pick up a Street Number Request Form from Customer Services in Forum North
  • print the Street Number Request Form below, fill it in and then post it to us.

Street Number Request Form [53kb]




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