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.
NOTE: This Draft Plan Change has been superseded by Proposed Plan Change 63 which has now become Operative. Subsequently, Proposed Plan Change 67 was notified on 14 July 2018 with further amendments and open for submissions until 13 August.
This page provides information about further amendments to the Waimea water management provisions. The Council prepared a draft plan change to the Tasman Resource Management Plan (TRMP) and sought feedback on it.
The Draft Plan Change:
Feedback closed on 18 July 2016.
NOTE: This Draft Plan Change has been superseded by Proposed Plan Change 57.
This page provides information about the review of planning provisions for Brightwater township. It includes future land for residential and business pruposes that takes account of flood risk.
The Council has prepared a draft plan change to the Tasman Resource Management Plan and seeks feedback on it.
Written feedback closed on 9 June 2015 and details are in the discussion brochure below.
NOTE: This Draft Plan Change has been superseded by Proposed Plan Change 52. (pdf, 871 KB)
The Council has received a policy paper that discusses the issues surrounding a potential increase in the water allocation limit of the Tapawera Plains Water Management Zone.
The paper also examines water management in the Motupiko Zone and discusses water management in relation to takes at high flow for storage and later use. It has identified a need to make some changes to the Tasman Resource Management Plan (TRMP) and has prepared a draft Plan Change based on its preferred management options for public consultation.
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NOTE: This Draft Plan Change has been superseded by Proposed Plan Change 37 and Proposed Plan Variation 3 to Change 10.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