Waimea Community Dam Governance and Funding Hearings

Following public consultation in November 2017 a series of hearings will be held to discuss submissions.

Submissions Received

We received 1384 submissions.

Proposed Public Hearings and Deliberations

Hearings are scheduled for the following times:

11 December 2017


9.00am – 5.00pm

Richmond – Council Chambers

12 December 2017


9.00am – 6.30pm

Takaka – Golden Bay Service Centre

13 December 2017


12.00pm  – 7.00pm

Richmond – Council Chambers

15 December 2017


9.30am – 1.30pm

Motueka - Council Service Centre

7 Hickmott Place

1 and 2 February 2018


9.00am – 5.00pm

Richmond – Council Chambers

Note that times and venues may be subject to change.

Hearing Panel

The hearing panel will consist of Full Council and will be chaired by Mayor Kempthorne. 

Deliberations and Decision

Deliberations will be held in early February with a likely decision in late February 2018. Deliberations will be open to the public.