Kaipara District Plan (Operative 01 November 2013)
The Kaipara District Plan controls how the District develops and is managed. Council is proud to announce an important milestone has been reached with the District Plan. Appeals to the Plan have now all been settled, so it is now Operative. All of Variation 1 Outstanding Natural Landscapes is also settled and is also operative except for one appeal point which relates to one property.
A new version of the District Plan is available on this website.
The Kaipara District Plan webpages have been set up to provide you with the following information as it becomes available:
Variation 1: Outstanding Natural LandscapesVariation 1: Landscapes identifies and seeks to protect outstanding natural landscapes. Protection of these outstanding landscapes means that the generations who follow will get to enjoy and hold as special what we here in the Kaipara currently enjoy and hold as special. Examples of this would be Tokatoka, the West Coast and the Brynderwyns.
Status of Variation 1:
The Summary of Submissions and Further Submissions Report can be viewed here.
Landscape Technical Report 2010 can be viewed here.
Decision Report plus Decision Version of Variation 1 can be viewed here
Eight appeals have been lodged with the Environment Court. Click this link to view the Appeal documents