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Fee schedule - commercial activities

Fee schedule - commercial activities

Updated 21 December 2020 12:47pm

All fee negotiations and waivers will be at the discretion of the Parks Manager.

The following rates apply for all commercial activities:


Type of fee


Application fee: Commercial activities


Application fee: Renewal of existing concession


Urgent application (received less than one month before event or activity takes place)


Activity involving multiple landowners eg Greater Wellington, Department of Conservation, Hutt City Council

Pro rata fee according to proposed use of other public lands eg Remutaka Rail Trail


Minimum $200; up to $5,000 depending on level of impact

Park Ranger assistance (above normal duties, at discretion of the ranger)

$100/ hour for Park Ranger time

Activity fee: non-motorised (eg guided walking tours)

$5/ participant, full day (>4 hours duration)

$2.50/ participant, half day (<4 hours duration)

Activity fee: horse riding - events and trekking (more than 30 horses and people)

Events: $5/competitor

Rally/practice: $3/participant

Activity fee: passenger vehicle conveyance (eg van or bus tours)


Activity fee: motorbike and trail bike

$15/bike (full day)

$10/bike (half day)

Activity fee: 4WDs/motorised vehicles (includes fundraising events)

$40/vehicle (full day)

$25/vehicle (half day)

Festivals/ large events

10% of gross receipts of festival/ event and any associated mobile traders or

$2.50/ person attending the festival/ event (whichever is appropriate)

Mobile traders (eg coffee cart, hotdog stand, bike shop/hire stand)

Casual use – less than 12 months

Casual use – more than 12 months. (Note: Assessment of Environmental Effects (AEE) may be required. Refer Toitū Te Whenua Parks Network Plan 2020-30


$50 Application fee

$50 per session or 10% of gross receipts

As above and assessed on case by case basis



As negotiated