​​​​Current District Plan​

​​​​​​​​What is a District Plan?

Under the Resource Management Act 1991​ (RMA) Council is required to have a district plan to assist us in carrying out our functions to achieve the purpose of the RMA.  The purpose of the RMA is to promote the sustainable management of natural and physical resources. 

The Waitaki District Plan is the community's rulebook that sets out the provisions governing the use of land within our district.  It has a major role in shaping Waitaki's future and what you can do with your land.

​​​Waitaki District Plan

​​The Waitaki District Plan (The District Plan) was made fully​ operative on 31 May 2010. The District Plan comprises five parts, covering the whole district:​

​​​How to use the District Plan

The District Plan contains rules that may affect you if you are doing something on your land. To find out what is allowed to happen on a piece of land refer to the District Pl​an Maps​, locate your property and identify the zoning. Each zone is identifie​d by colour and notated in the map leged. Each zone has its own chapter containing the rules​.​

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