Proposed District Plan

The Proposed Waikato District Plan 2018 (Stage 1) was notified on Wednesday 18 July 2018. You are now able to make a submission on the changes.

The Proposed Plan combines both the Franklin and Waikato sections into a single district plan with a consistent approach to development and growth across the district.

We invite you to make a submission to ensure that your views can be heard. Submissions must be made before 5pm Tuesday 9 October, 2018.

Important note: When reading the Proposed District Plan please note that rules that are highlighted in green have immediate legal effect, in accordance with S86B of the Resource Management Act 1991. 
Since notification of the plan rules 17.3.4.2, 20.3.4.2, 21.3.4.2, 22.4.1.1 PR2 and PR3, 22.3.7.5, 23.3.7.5, 24.3.6.3, 25.3.5.2, 28.3.9.3 have also been highlighted green as having immediate legal effect.

Questions? Complete our online contact form and we will get back to you with the answers to your questions.

Where we are at in the review process

District Plan timeline