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Sectional District Plan Review Index

The Council is reviewing the District Plan in sections. Here are the sections that have been reviewed, and their status.

Index of plan changes

Number Plan Change Progress Summary Current Status
21

Recreation Zones and Race Training Zone

Original Submissions Open 28/04/16 to 27/05/16

Submissions Closed

15A-H

A.  Rural Zone and Rural Subdivision
B.  Wind Farms and Landscapes
C.  Boundary Change Area (the area formerly within the Manawatu District)
D.  Flood Hazards
E.  North East Industrial Zone and Extension Area
F.  Braeburn Industrial Area (Longburn)
G.  Utilities
F.  Airport Zone

Original Submissions
Open 29/1/15 to 4/3/15
Further Submissions
Open 11/4/15 to 24/4/15

Hearings - October to December 2015

Decision Released

(Hearings held 14 Oct-9 Dec 2015)

 

19 Caccia Birch

Original Submissions
1/10/14 to 31/10/14
Further Submissions
20/11/14 to 5/12/14
Hearing 5 and 6 March 2015 View agenda
View Decision dated 28 May 2015

Decision Released

 

20 - Residential Zone Review
- Housing Standards
- Working in the Suburbs

 

Pre-Consultation Oct 2014

Original  Submissions
22/7/15 to 21/8/15

Further Submissions
4/11/15 to 19/11/15

Link to Agenda

Hearing held 18, 19, 20 May 2016.

Decision Pending

17 Hazardous Substances

Original Submissions
10 July to 14 Aug 2014
Further Submissions
3/9/14 to 17/9/14
Hearing 30/31 Oct 14 - Link to Agenda

Decision Released
View Decision

13 Natural and Cultural Heritage

Original Submissions
8 March to 11 April 2014
Further Submissions
29 May to 16 June 2014
Hearing 21/22 Aug 14 View Agenda
View Decision of Hearing Commissioners dated 17/11/14

Decision Released


11 & 11A 11 Institutional Zone & Variation 11A Transportation

Original Submissions
29 August to 1 October 2013
Further Submissions
17 Oct to 1 Nov 2013
Hearing
12 & 13 March 2014.  View Agenda
Decision
Decision of Hearings Commissioners dated 25 May 2014

Appeal lodged
(Consultation closed)

6 Whakarongo Residential Area

Original Submissions
23 May to 21 June 2013
Further Submissions
1 August to 16 August 2013
Agenda
Decision dated 25/8/14
View Decision

Decision Released
9 Industrial Zone

Original Submissions
13 Dec to 8 Feb 2013
Further Submissions
23 February to 8 March 2013
Hearing
21 May 2013 
Agenda
Decision
Decision of Hearings Commissioners dated 28 June 2013

Review process Complete
(Consultation Closed)
8 City View and Objectives

Original Submissions
19 July to 20 August 2012
Further Submissions
12 Sept to 26 Sept 2012
Hearing
6 November 2012
View agenda

View Decision dated 25 March 2013

Review process Complete
(Consultation Closed)
10 Designations

Original Submissions
4 July to 1 August 2012
Further Submissions
23 August to 6 Sept 2012
Hearing
15 Nov 2012
View agenda

View Decision dated 21 May 2013

Review process Complete
(Consultation Closed)
5 Local Business Zones

Original Submissions
31 May to 29 June 2012
Further Submissions
19 July to 2 August 2012
Hearing
30 October 2012
View Agenda   
View Decision dated 29 Oct 2012

Review process Complete
(Consultation Closed)
7 Roading Hierarchy

Further Submissions
7 March to 22 March 2012
Original Submissions
16 Nov to 14 Dec 2011
Hearings
Commissioner Hearings held 21 and 22 June 2012.
Decision
Decision released 26 July 2012
View Agenda and Decision

Review process Complete
(Consultation Closed)
4A - 4SS Zoning Adjustments

Further Submissions
5 May to 20 May 2011
Original Submissions
3 March to 1 April 2011
Hearing
27 September 2011
Decision
Decision released dated 4 November 2011
View Agenda and Decision

Review process Complete
(Consultation Closed)
3 The General Introduction

Further Submissions
5 March to 18 March 2011
Original Submissions

24 Nov to 14 Jan 2011
Hearing
Commissioner Hearing held Wednesday 20 July
Decision
Decision released dated 15 July
View Agenda and Decision

Review process Complete
(Consultation Closed)
2 Cliff Protection Line

Further Submissions
5 March to 18 March 2011
Original Submissions
24 Nov to 14 Jan 2011
Hearing
Commissioner Hearing held 29 September 2011
Decision
Decision released dated 10 November
View Agenda and Decision

Review process Complete
(Consultation Closed)
1 Central Business Zones

Further Submissions
5 March to 18 March 2011
Original Submissions
23 Dec to 14 Feb 2011
Hearing
July 2011
Decision
Decision released dated 22 November 2011
View Agenda and Decision

Review process Complete
(Consultation Closed)

Private plan change requests

Private
Plan Change
Description Status Status
B Pioneer City West Limited

Original Submissions
15 August to 13 Sept 2013
Further Submissions
14 Nov to 29 Nov 2013

On hold
(Consultation Closed)
A Pacific Drive Landscape Provisions (Brian Green Properties Ltd)

Original Submissions
17 April to 26 July 2012
Hearing
23 April 2013
Agenda
View the agenda here
Decision
View Decision of the Hearing Commissioners 28 June 2013

Review Process Complete
(Consultation Closed)

 

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