About the MDCA

The Manakau Community District Association represents residents and businesses in the Manakau District area.

Joining the MDCA


Membership is open to all residents and ratepayers of the Manakau township and environs shall be eligible for membership of the Society.

Members may join on acceptance of an application and payment of any subscription, set from year to year by the Committee.

The current subscription is only $15 per household.

To find out more information, please contact the MDCA Secretary by E-mail: manakausecretary@gmail.com

What does the MDCA do


The objectives of the Manakau District Community Association Incorporated are to:

(a) promote, protect and assist the interests of residents and ratepayers of the Manakau area.

(b) be the channel of communication and representation between the Society’s members, the Horowhenua District Council, Government departments,  local authority or any other body, person, society, association or institution.

(c) consider all questions and matters of interest for improvement of the district hereinafter defined.

(d) amalgamate with, or enter into any arrangements for co-operation, joint venture, reciprocal concession or otherwise with any other society or bodies or persons with interests or objects altogether or in part similar to those of the Society.

(e) purchase, exchange, lease, hire or otherwise acquire for the purposes of the Society any personal or real property

(f) borrow or raise the payment of moneys by such means as may be considered necessary.

(g) do such other lawful acts, deeds, matters and things as may be conducive, directly or indirectly to the interest of the Society.

The Rules of the Manakau District Community Association