Following notification of Proposed Plan Change 1, Pare Hauraki raised concerns with Waikato Regional Council that they had not been consulted with in the manner required by the RMA. Council withdrew part of the proposed plan change on 3 December 2016 in order for consultation to take place.
On 10 April, Waikato Regional Council notified Variation 1 to Healthy Rivers/Wai Ora: Proposed Plan Change 1. Read the public notice here [PDF, 84 KB]. Members of the public and organisations are invited to make a submission on the Variation to ensure that your concerns are heard.
Variation 1 makes amendments to Proposed Plan Change 1. Here’s a summary of the changes:
This supporting document shows all of the changes between the Variation 1 and Proposed Plan Change 1. It also shows how everything will fit once the two are brought back together. You can read it here [PDF, 26 MB].
If you already provided a submission on Proposed Plan Change 1, that submission remains valid and does not need to be re-lodged. You can find a copy of your submission here.
>> Submissions must be made using the submission form, here [PDF, 130 KB].
You can edit directly into this PDF (you might need to check or update your software to do this - you'll need Acrobat Reader(external link)).
Make sure you save it out to your desktop before you start editing, if you start editing in the original version on this webpage, your changes won't save.
Before you start, read our FAQs about Making a Submission, here.
Your completed submission can be returned by:
Email: email@example.com. Please note, submissions received by email must contain full contact details.
Mail: Chief Executive, 401 Grey Street, Private Bag 3038, Waikato Mail Centre, Hamilton 3240.
Deliver: Waikato Regional Council, 401 Grey Street, Hamilton East, Hamilton (between 8am and 5pm, Monday to Friday).
Fax: (07) 859 0998.
If you have questions about the variation or submission process, contact us at council here.