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Place naming

What is proposed?

The proposal is to make Maewa the official name of a suburb at the north end of Feilding.


At its hui on 30 April 2024 the Board considered this report, which is updated with the Board’s decision. The proposal is notified for two months so that the public can make submissions supporting or objecting to the proposal.


6 June 2024: Name change consultations open for Rangitīkei District and Feilding suburb


Make a submission

This proposal is open for public submissions until 8 August 2024.

Alternatively you can submit by:

  • write directly to the email address, or
  • post a letter to the Secretary of the New Zealand Geographic Board, c/o Toitū Te Whenua Land Information New Zealand, PO Box 5501, Wellington 6145.