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We’re reviewing our General Bylaw 1991 Part 20 - Trade Waste and intend to replace it with a new stand-alone bylaw.
The proposed Bylaw will better manage and control the negative effects of trade waste on the environment, people and wastewater treatment plant. Updating our Trade Waste Bylaw will enable us to:
We’d love your feedback on the Proposed Trade Waste Bylaw to assist our Council in their decision-making. The statement of proposal explains the proposed changes and how you can give us feedback.
|Monday 28 June 2021||Submissions open|
|Sunday 22 August 2021||Submissions close|
|Thursday 23 September 2021||Submitters present to Te Puna Kōrero (hearings)|
|Thursday 21 October 2021||Te Puna Kōrero deliberates and changes are agreed|
|Thursday 18 November 2021||Council adopts the new bylaw|
The easiest way to have your say is to complete an online submission here.
Submissions close on Sunday 22 August 2021.
The hearing will be held on Thursday 23 September 2021.
You can have your say in a number of ways:
If you have any questions, or would like a little more information, please email Sui Moe at Sui.Moe@poriruacity.govt.nz or call on 04 237 5089.
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.