Policy and plans
Policies, plans and strategies for managing and using coastal resources and navigable waterways.
Plans under development
Find out what policy we're currently developing and consulting with the public about, or use our online form to send our Policy team feedback or an enquiry.
Policies, plans and rules for efficient energy use.
Hazard and catchment management
Policies, plans and strategies for managing catchments and natural hazards and emergencies .
Long term plan, annual plan, annual report and community outcomes
The long term plan describes our intended activities, outcomes and funding over the next 10 years. The annual plan and report are our yearly statments that set out our annual intended and acheived work and budgets. Community outcomes state what the council intends to achieve to maintain and improve the region's wellbeing in the present and the future.
Policy effectiveness reports
Reviews of the efficiency and effectiveness of methods in our plans and policy statements.
Regional Pest Management Strategy (RPMS)
The RPMS is a five-year plan describing why and how various plant and animal pests will be controlled in the Waikato region.
Regional Policy Statement (RPS)
The RPS provides an overview of resource management issues in the Waikato region. It provides policies and a range of methods to achieve integrated management of the region's natural and physical resources.
Rules and regulation
Policies, plans and rules for managing and using air, water, soil and coastal resources, navigable waterways, and plant and animal pests.
Policies, plans and strategies for transport system devleopment and road safety.
Policies, plans and strategies for efficient waste management.