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Porirua City Council has prepared Proposed Plan Change 18: Plimmerton Farm to the Porirua City District Plan (Plan Change 18).
Plan Change 18 seeks to rezone the property known as Plimmerton Farm (Lot 2 DP 489799) from Rural Zone to a new Plimmerton Farm Zone. The new zone is intended to provide for urban development including housing, a retirement village, a commercial area, water sensitive design to protect sensitive receiving waters and protection and augmentation of Significant Natural Areas, including wetlands that form part of the Taupō Swamp Complex. Specific changes are also proposed to City-wide provisions of the District Plan to apply to the proposed Plimmerton Farm Zone.
You may view or download Plan Change 18 at the links below. You may also view a hard copy at the following places:
Plan Change 18 was publicly notified on 20 May 2020
Any person may make a submission on Plan Change
18. However, if the person could gain an
advantage in trade competition through the submission, then the person may do
so only if the person is directly affected by an effect of Plan Change 18 that:
The Council may also make a submission on
Plan Change 18.
You may make a submission by sending a written or electronic submission to Porirua City Council using any one of the following options:
Submissions must be written on, or in accordance with, the submission form prescribed by the Resource Management Act 1991 (Form 5), and state whether or not you wish to be heard in support of your submission.
The submission form is available here or from Porirua City Council at any of the places Plan Change 18 can be viewed.
Submissions must be received by 5pm, Thursday 2 July 2020.
Proposed Plan Change 18 Plimmerton Farm is proceeding through a Streamlined Planning Process. The process is set out in the Minister for the Environment’s Direction for the Streamlined Planning Process, which was gazetted on 6 May 2020.
If you have any questions please contact Andrew Cumming on (04) 237 3868 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gazette notice published 6 May 2020