Street Days, Appeals and Raffles

If you want to raise funds or collect money on the street for a charity, you need to apply for permission from Council.

You can apply online by using the form below or by emailing There is no fee for this application.

We will check our calendar to see if the proposed date, time and place is available. If we already have a booking, we’ll talk to you about other options, noting that preference is given to South Wairarapa District organisations.

Book a street day, appeal or raffle

Please state the date(s) and start/end times
Will food be prepared or cooked on-site (other than pre-packaged food)?(Required)
Note: Applications with food being prepared or cooked on-site will be referred to the Council’s Environmental Health Officer.

Terms and Conditions

  1. Collectors may not physically approach the public to ask for donations or other support.
  2. The activity cannot make excessive noise that is intrusive to others.
  3. The activity cannot make it difficult to access nearby shops, business or premises.
  4. The management of shops, businesses or premises adjacent to an intended location at which the activity is based or used is to be consulted prior to the activity taking place.
  5. Any prizes that may be offered can be displayed over a maximum of two parking spaces provided that the approval of adjacent shop owners is obtained.
  6. The Council’s Environmental Health Officer is to be consulted prior if there will be food prepared or cooked on-site, other than pre-packaged food, as part of fund raising activities.
  7. Street day appeals may not be located in or near Council owned or occupied premises without Council’s permission.

More information

Read about using public spaces in our Wairarapa Consolidated Bylaw – Part 2: Public Places (including Parks and Reserves)

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