These proposals may be discussion documents that raise various issues and options concerning resource management in the Tasman District.
They may also be draft Plan amendments (Variations or Changes).
Technical reports with recommendations may also accompany the proposals for which Council also seeks community feedback.
We are currently working to implement the requirements of the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management in the Takaka valley and surrounding catchments.
To date this has involved the collaborative development of a package of recommendations by a group of community representatives. The Council is currently working through the advice and recommendations of the group.
The Council received appeals against parts of its decisions on the Richmond West Development Area Plan Change 10 and the Notice of Requirement for the Borck Creek reserve for stormwater drainage and recreation. Working through those submissions has shown that some necessary Plan improvements are beyond the scope of what can be resolved under the appeals. These relate to:
Date Released: 13 April 2012
Comments Closed: 14 May 2012
NOTE: This Draft Plan Change has been superseded by Proposed Plan Change 37 and Proposed Plan Variation 3 to Change 10. The latter was made operative on 8 March 2014 along with the rest of Plan Change 10.
Explanatory Statements and Schedules:
Date Released: 16 March 2012