Proposed Plan Change 1 to the District Plan

The Council proposes Plan Change 1 to the Hurunui District Plan.

Click here for an overview of what proposed Plan Change 1 is all about. 

Click here to read the District E-Plan.


The District Plan requires some tweaking and tidying to:

The purpose of these amendments is to improve the overall workability, consistency and clarity of the District Plan.

No amendment proposed is considered to be more restrictive than the same rule was under the previous version of the District Plan.

Consultation document

Proposed Plan Change 1 and section 32 report

Have your say!

Submissions closed at 5pm on Monday 1 October 2018.

A summary of the decisions requested is available here.

A copy of the submissions received are available here.

Further submissions

The further submission period is now open. Further submissions can be made by the following persons:

Further submissions are limited to matters in support of, or in opposition to, the submissions received.

The further submission period closes at 5pm on Thursday 15 November 2018.

Further submissions can be made to Hurunui District Council by:


For further information please contact Nicola Kirby on 03 314 0058 or