HortNZ submission on Ashburton District Council Plan Change 2

HortNZ has identified that the following area “B. Farming Activity/Intensive farming activity building size limit” in this Plan Change may have an impact on local growers. The proposed changes concern new standards that must be met in future for buildings over 3000m³ including glasshouses or packhouses.  


Submission on Auckland Council's Plan Change 16

This plan change included minor amendments with significant impacts for the definitions of worker accommodation and building. 


HortNZ Submission on Proposed Smart Growth Future Development Strategy (Bay of Plenty)

The Future Development Strategy is a document produced by SmartGrowth (a partnership of councils, tangata whenua, community groups and some government departments) to drive the discussion and decision-making needed to manage expected growth.


HortNZ submission Bay of Plenty Regional Council draft Plan Change 14

HortNZ's submission on Bay of Plenty Regional Council draft Plan Change 14: On-site Effluent Treatment Systems. 


HortNZ submission on Pukekohe-Paerata Structure Plan

HortNZ's submission on Auckland Council's Structure Plan providing strategic direction for growth around the Pukekohe and Paerata areas. 


HortNZ submission on Waikato Proposed District Plan

HortNZ's submission on the proposed Waikato District Plan. 


Draft National Planning Standards Submission

HortNZ's submission on the Draft National Planning Standards 2018. See here for more info on the Planning Standards. 


HortNZ Submission on Central Otago PC13

HortNZ's submission on Plan Change 13 - River Terrace, to the Central Otago District Plan.  


Submission on Waikato Healthy Rivers PC1: Variation 1

The variation reinstates the area in the north-east of the Waikato River catchment that was withdrawn in November 2016 to enable full consultation with Pare Hauraki as an impacted iwi. The variation includes some amendments arising from consultation with Pare Hauraki, and also proposes extensions of 20 months to some dates to enable landowners more time due to the delay.

HortNZ is using the opportunity to clarify key points of the original submission and address issues raised by Council and other submitters. 


Hawke’s Bay Regional Land Transport Plan Submission

HortNZ's submission on the Hawke’s Bay Regional Land Transport Plan 2015-2025 (2018 Review), supporting reliable and resilient transport networks for horticulture.