You can get an estimate of your development contributions from us or use our development contributions estimator.
There is no charge for using the online estimator.
Our development contributions team can also provide an estimate for you. You can request this by submitting a completed Request for Estimate of Development Contributions form (P-040) [PDF [PDF, 60 KB] ] and [Word [DOC, 263 KB] ]. A $95.00 fixed fee is required to be paid for the preparation of a development contributions estimate.
The Development contributions estimator requires you to enter the relevant property address. The estimator will then provide you with the indicative development contribution charge required for adding a single residential dwelling (1 HUE or Household Unit Equivalent) to that property.
Any demand credits that exist for an existing or previous dwelling on the lot will not be included in the estimate. If applicable, these will be deducted from any final development contribution requirement.
There is a limit to the amount able to be charged for development contributions for reserves (parks and open space facilities) based on the land value of the lot. The online estimator uses generic valuation information based on District Plan zone to give an indicative charge only. The actual amount required is determined at the time a full development contribution assessment is undertaken.
Non-residential development: The estimator cannot calculate development contributions required for commercial development. Development contributions required for these developments are assessed on a case-by-case basis, and depend on the activity to be undertaken and the location of the development.
Important note: All information provided by the online estimator is indicative only. The actual requirement for development contributions will be determined through a full assessment undertaken by the Council's Development Contributions team. A full assessment is normally undertaken at the time a relevant consent or approval for development is issued.
To view the estimated development contributions: