The objective of this Bylaw is to facilitate traffic management and parking control measures in respect of roads, public places and parking areas under the control of the Hastings District Council. It provides measures, including parking control measures, to ensure that acceptable standards are maintained for the safe and orderly movement of traffic within the District.
Leased parking is an easy way to ensure you have a reserved carpark in the Hastings and Havelock North central business district. When you lease a parking space, you have exclusive use of the space, seven days a week.
The cost to lease a carpark from Hastings District Council ranges from $70 to $80 a month. Leased parks are available in:
There are a number of mobility parking spaces available for people with disabilities throughout the central business districts of Hastings and Havelock North. These spaces are provided for people with Mobility Parking Permits only.
Parking fees in high demand areas of Hastings are set at $1.00 per hour to encourage faster turnarounds of on-street carparks. Council has extended parking times at no extra cost from one hour to four hours on the outer edges of the CBD, with the aim of reducing congestion in the middle of town.