Black ice is present throughout the network following recent rainfall. We expect it to affect our roads for the rest of the week. Grit trucks are currently patrolling and gritting priority roads and will work through the network as they can. Updates available on our Facebook page.

Register as Residential Visitor Accommodation

Kia Rēhita Hei Kāinga Hararei

If you operate Residential Visitor Accommodation you must follow the rules of our District and register with us. Non-compliance could result in penalties and changes to your rates without prior notice.

Please be aware that this registration form is not an application for resource consent. The information you provide is used by our ratings team to assess if a re-calculation of your rates is required, and by our Strategy and Policy Team to better understand the impacts of short-term letting to inform future policy and advice.

It is your responsibility to apply for a resource consent if needed. Please refer to our page on Short-Term Visitor Accommodation for more information on what’s required to operate Residential Visitor Accommodation in Queenstown Lakes District and for guidance on how to determine if a resource consent is required.

Please only register using this form if you are operating Residential Visitor Accommodation. If you’re operating a Homestay, please use the Register as a Homestay Form.

For more information on what definition your operations fall under please refer to our page on Short-Term Visitor Accommodation.

Owner Details

Property Details

This can be found on your rates invoice or by checking your address with our Property Information Search:

Property Management Company (if applicable)


The on-line lodgement will be treated as confirmation of your acknowledgement and acceptance of the above responsibilities and liabilities and that you have made the above representations, warranties and certification. Please remember that by submitting this form your registration will be processed and may affect your rates.