Changes 54 to 56: Waimea Water Management (Security of Supply)

Plan Change Details and Documents

These changes amended the water allocation policies and rules applying to abstraction of water in the Waimea water management zones affected by flows from the proposed Waimea Community Dam and provide two water management security of supply standards depending on whether a permit holder is affiliated to the dam or not.

Date Notified: 19 September 2015
Submissions Closed: 19 October 2015
Further Submissions Closed: 16 November 2015
Decisions Released: 12 March 2016
Current Status: Approval and commencement as Operative notified on 24 September 2016

The following documents are retained for reference purposes only.

Plan Change Documents

1. Plan Change Text: Explanatory Statement and Sch. of Amendments 2. Section 32 Report 3. Section 32 Report attachment - Resumption of Flow Trigger 4. Public Notice - 19/9/2015 5. TRMP Chapter 30 as amended 6. TRMP Chapter 31 as amended

Summary of Submissions

View both original submissions and further submissions:

Hearing of Submissions

View the Staff Assessment Report and attachments:


View marked up text of the Plan showing amendments (in blue):

Read the Commissioner's report, containing his recommendation, which was adopted by Council on 4 February 2016.

This is to be read in conjunction with the Staff Assessment Report (SAR 598) above, which forms Appendix 4 of the Commissioner's Report.

View  Council's reply to evidence after the hearing.