District Plan Review Background

The District Plan review is complete! The proposed Hurunui District Plan was approved at the 31 May 2018 meeting of Council and became officially operative on 21 June 2018.

View the District Plan here.

Clause 16 amendments

Clause 16, Schedule 1 of the Resource Management Act 1991 allows the Council to make amendments to the Plan where the alteration is of minor effect or correcting a minor error.

View minor corrections to the Proposed Hurunui District Plan as Amended by Decisions 2016 here.


All appeals have now been resolved. Appeal information is located here.

Decision Information

The Proposed Hurunui District Plan as Amended by Decisions on Submissions (October 2016) was publicly notified on 15 October 2016. This is the result of the Council adopting the District Plan Hearing Committee's Decisions on Submissions 2016. The decision document is located here.


Please direct any queries to the duty planner on 314 8816 or planning@hurunui.govt.nz