Engineering Standards for Land Development

The Engineering Standards for Land Development outline the technical standards needed for compliance with Section 7 of the Palmerston North City Council's District Plan.

This latest version of the standards takes effect on 1 August 2021 and was updated in October. A version with tracked changes and a table of edits is also available to download.

Engineering Standards For Land Development(PDF, 2MB)

ESLD with tracked changes and table of edits(PDF, 2MB)

ESLD appendix 1: Developer checklist for concept plans(PDF, 105KB)

ESLD appendix 2: Developer checklist for engineering drawings, specifications and reports(PDF, 153KB)

ESLD appendix 3: Development of land which is, or is likely to be, subject to erosion or slippage (Tonkin and Taylor, 2005)(PDF, 8MB)

ESLD appendix 4: Statement of professional opinion as to suitability of land for building construction(PDF, 132KB)

ESLD appendix 5: Certificate of cleanliness and disinfection of water supply mains(PDF, 132KB)

ESLD appendix 6: Statement of completion by developer's technical representative(PDF, 130KB)

ESLD appendix 7: Engineering New Zealand construction monitoring services(PDF, 172KB)

ESLD appendix 8: Design of wastewater pump stations(PDF, 178KB)

ESLD appendix 9: Approved backflow prevention devices(PDF, 130KB)

ESLD appendix 10: Backflow prevention device product approval application form(PDF, 202KB)

ESLD appendix 11: AsBuilt shapefile templates(PDF, 593KB)

ESLD: Pressure sewer design standards(PDF, 587KB)

ESLD: Subdivision standards drawings(PDF, 25MB)

ESLD: Water supply mains disinfection code of practice(PDF, 341KB)

ESLD: Water supply mains construction pressure test code of practice(PDF, 2MB)