We're required to review our development contributions policy at least every three years. These reviews provide us with the opportunity to:
Our city has faced significant growth since the previous policy's adoption, and we are projected to continue at these historically high levels for the foreseeable future. The policy review allows us to effectively plan and finance future growth within our city.
Please refer to the Statement of Proposal below to find out about the proposed changes. You can also read the draft policy and view the proposed Development Contributions maps.
Also check out the interactive map, where you can search by your property address to see what the 2021 Proposed Development Contributions would be for your property.
If you want to compare the proposed development contributions to the current charges you can look at the existing fees here.
|Friday 25 June 2021||Submissions open|
|Sunday 25 July 2021||Submissions close|
|Thursday 5 August 2021||Submitters present to Te Puna Kōrero (hearings)|
|Thursday 19 August 2021||Te Puna Kōrero deliberates and changes are agreed|
|Thursday 9 September 2021||Council adopts the new policy|
The easiest way to have your say is to complete an online submission here.
Write to us
Submissions close on Sunday 25 July 2021.
The hearing will be held on Thursday 5 August 2021.
Have your say online here.
If you have any questions, or would like a little more information, please email Julia Bates at Julia.Bates@poriruacity.govt.nz or call on 04 237 1499.
To support our drive to be as transparent as possible all submissions will be publicly available but without your contact details. If you don’t want your name made public, please tick “Withhold my details” on the submission form. Please note you won’t be able to withhold your name if you choose to speak at the hearing or if you are representing an organisation.