Working for communities and businesses in the Far North

Far North Holdings Limited (FNHL) is the commercial trading and asset management arm of Far North District Council (FNDC). We manage a diverse range of property, maritime and transport assets right across the district on behalf of Far North ratepayers.

But we also play another important role. We use our assets and expertise to boost investment and employment in the Far North for the benefit of our communities and our local businesses.

Managing Far North assets on behalf of ratepayers

For more than a decade 100% of FNHL’s trading surplus has been distributed to the Far North District Council or reinvested in property and infrastructure. Without this income, general rates would have been about four percent higher each year. Find out more…

Disruption at Opua Boat Ramp

Far North Holdings is warning that a temporary parking area will replace parking next to the Opua boat launch ramp between August and mid October 2017, while the main area is resurfaced and marked out.
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Promoting investment and employment in the Far North

We work with local businesses and communities to help identify potential and make the most of opportunities that come their way. Our focus is on maximising the economic potential of the Far North, for the benefit of all ratepayers. Find out more…

Latest News

11August, 17

Dawn blessing for next phase of marina expansion

A dawn unveiling ceremony at Bay of Islands Marina in Opua today conferred the blessing of tangata whenua on 149 new marina berths and work which will start soon on the [...]

11July, 17

Temporary parking at Opua launch ramp

Far North Holdings is warning that a temporary parking area will replace parking next to the Opua boat launch ramp between August and mid October 2017, while the main area is [...]