What is proposed?

The proposal is to alter the official place name Skerrets Creek to Skerretts Creek for a small stream that flows from the northern slopes of McKerrow to its confluence with Wainuiomata River in Wainuiomata, east of Wellington.


Board proposal report for Skerretts Creek (PDF 405KB)

The Board considered this proposal report at its hui on 8 April 2022. The proposal is notified for one month so that the public can make submissions supporting or objecting to the name being altered.

See the File attachments section below for the report that the Board considered.


See the Related content section below for the news story on this proposal.

Submissions now closed

This proposal was open for public submission from 16 May 2022 to 23 June 2022. Submissions are now closed.

Last Updated: 23 June 2022