Proposed Hurunui District Plan

View the Proposed Hurunui District Plan as Amended by Decisions 2016 here.

The associated settlement and rural maps can be viewed here and here.

Giving effect to the Proposed District Plan

As of 20 April 2018, all appeals have been resolved through mediation. 

There are no outstanding appeals, so all parts of the plan are treated as operative. However, the final steps of the plan process are yet to occur. These are:

 These steps are expected to occur in May and June 2018. 

Appeals - updated 23 April 2018

The Council received six appeals on the Decisions Version of the Proposed Plan. The chapters directly affected were 3, 4, 5, 7, 11, 12, 13, 15, 17 and 20.

All appeals have now been resolved. The Environment Court has issued decisions and Consent Orders on these appeals. The decisions state that the appeals are allowed to the extent that Hurunui District Council is directed to make amendments to the Proposed Hurunui District Plan. These amendments have been incorporated into the Decisions Version of the Proposed Hurunui District Plan.

Appeal information is located here.

For further advice please call or email the Duty Planner on 03 314 8816 or planning@hurunui.govt.nz.

Clause 16 amendments - updated 5 December 2017

Clause 16, Schedule 1 of the Resource Management Act 1991 allows the Council to make amendments to the Plan where the alteration is of minor effect or correcting a minor error.

View minor corrections to the Proposed Hurunui District Plan as Amended by Decisions 2016 here.

Decision Information

The Proposed Hurunui District Plan as Amended by Decisions on Submissions (October 2016) was publicly notified on 15 October 2016. This is the result of the Council adopting the District Plan Hearing Committee's Decisions on Submissions 2016.

View the Council decision document here.

Previous stages of the District Plan Review