This bylaw sets out what we expect from freedom campers and how we enforce the regulations. It also has three Schedules which indicate areas which are defined as:
Hard copies of the Bylaw are available for viewing at all Council Offices.
The purpose of this Bylaw is to:
For the avoidance of doubt, this Bylaw does not relate to land controlled or managed by the Department of Conservation, under the Conservation Act 1987, the National Parks Act 1980, the Reserves Act 1977 or the Wildlife Act 1977.
Human effluent and rubbish poses a health risk and causes damage to our environment. Effluent must be disposed of at a campervan waste dumping station. Rubbish should be bagged and dropped off at any Resource Recovery Centre.
Incorrect disposal of effluent or rubbish may result in an instant fine or prosecution.
Tasman District Council wastewater disposal points (no fee) are available at:
Wastewater disposal points available to patrons staying at each camping ground are available at:
Wastewater disposal point on payment of a fee are available at:
Wastewater disposal points are also available at: