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Decision on Proposed Plan Change D: Pressure sewer systems

Wednesday December 9 2020

On 5 September 2020 the Palmerston North City Council made a decision on Proposed Plan Change D to the Palmerston North City District Plan.

Proposed Plan Change D was a review of the District Plan issues, objectives, policies, rules and assessment criteria to:

  • Signal to the development community that pressure sewer systems are the only means of sewage disposal in the identified areas
  • Allow for pressure sewer systems outside of the identified areas where appropriate
  • Ensure Plan provisions are clear
  • Ensure provisions clearly articulate Council's expectations.

How to view the decision on Proposed Plan Change D

The decision on Proposed Plan Change D is available for viewing at the following offices when these offices are open to the public:

  • Palmerston North City Council Customer Service Centre, 32 The Square, Palmerston North
  • Any branch of Palmerston North City Library
  • Linton Army Camp Library, Puttick Road, Linton

Or download below.

More information about this plan change is available on the Council website:

Any enquiries regarding Proposed Plan Change D should be directed to Victoria Edmonds on 06 356 8199 or email