Submission on Nelson Draft Regional Land Transport Plan 2015-2021

HortNZ submission on Nelson City Council’s Draft Regional Land Transport Plan. Fruit and vegetables grown in Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough feed all New Zealanders and a resilient and efficient transport network is a vital component of achieving this.


Submission on Draft Proposed Waikato District Plan

HortNZ's submission on the draft proposed Waikato District Plan. For any queries please contact Lucy Deverall 


Determination 2008/111

Access and facilities for people with disabilities to a building providing kitchen and ablution facilities at an orchard in Kawarau Gorge Road, Central Otago


Guidance to Assist the Development of Seasonal Workers Accommodation

This document is intended as a general guide to assist the design and construction of seasonal workers
accommodation in the context of horticultural activities.


Waimea Community Dam Submission (governance and funding)

HortNZ's submission to the Tasman District Council on the governance and funding arrangements for the Waimea Dam. A similar submission was also made to the Nelson City Council. For queries please contact Rachel McClung


Submission on Proposed Regional Plan for Northland

HortNZ's submission on the proposed Regional Plan for Northland. For further information please contact Lucy Deverall 


Vegetable Washwater – Literature and Council Policy Review

This literature review forms part of a HortNZ project into vegetable washwater – review, grower guidance and council consent conditions. See also HortNZ Vegetable Washwater Discharge Code of Practice and regional guidance. 


Vegetable Washwater Discharge Code of Practice

This Code of Practice contains a checklist, decision tree, and reference values is a self-audit to assist you in determining if your discharge of vegetable washwater meets Good Practice. Regional Requirements have been developed for Auckland and Southland (please see separate document). 


Feedback on Tasman Electricity Transmission Discussion Document

HortNZ's comments on a discussion document around the current proposed changes to electricity transmission rules in Tasman. 

If you host the National Grid or high voltage power lines on your property you may be affected by future changes to the rules for managing the electricity transmission network. Please see the Council's page for more info.