Building and developing your business in Lower Hutt
We’re committed to investing in the development of Lower Hutt and we want to encourage others to do the same. We offer a range of incentives for local businesses, including the remission of fees. Our team of experts work to make it as easy as possible for you to build and develop your business in Lower Hutt.
Save money on rates and development fees
If you're planning a development anywhere in Lower Hutt, you may qualify for remission of the rates or development fees that we'd usually charge. If your project is eligible, you could potentially save hundreds of thousands of dollars off your costs. Talk to us for more information and advice.
Read more about the remission of rates and development fees
Building and resource consents and other building services
We’re here to help you to do things the right way and get all the information you need, whether you’re buying a property, building, or using public land. Make sure you’re making the most of all the expertise we have to offer, and that you are getting the process right from the beginning.
Read more about building and resource consents and further building services
Urban Growth Strategy 2012-2032
The Urban Growth Strategy is our approach to managing future growth and development in Lower Hutt.
Read more about our strategy for urban growth
Read about our strategic approach to residential growth
Urban Plus development projects
Read the latest update from our Council-controlled organisation, Urban Plus, on residential developments they've recently helped to facilitate.
Urban Plus has a team of experienced property professionals who help invigorate growth and encourage residential development throughout Lower Hutt.